How much does University of St. Francis cost?

University of St. Francis Cost of Attendance
In-state $32,320
Out-of-state $32,320
On-Campus Room and Board $9,544
Off-Campus Room and Board $7,200
Average Annual Cost $19,418
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $16,108
$30,000-$48,000 $14,691
$48,000-$75,000 $16,543
$75,000-$110,000 $20,566
Over $110,000 $21,283

University of St. Francis Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 99% $17,571
Federal Grants 38% $5,315
Pell grants 38% $4,319
Other federal grants 21% $962
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 39% $4,598
Institutional grants or scholarships 96% $17,716
Student loan aid 68% $6,723
Federal student loans 68% $7,470
Other student loans 7% $12,194

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 222 Up to $2,000
Have work experience 212 Up to $12,000
Do community service 312 Up to $500
Attend a summer program 156 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 322 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 156 Up to $1,500

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University of St. Francis Admissions

What is University of St. Francis's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 47%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 50% of applicants
SAT Reading 520-600
SAT Math 510-590
SAT Writing 450-490
ACT Submissions 47% of applicants
Composite Score 20-26

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University of St. Francis Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1599
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

University of St. Francis Graduation Success

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About University of St. Francis

As a Catholic university rooted in the liberal arts, we are a welcoming community of learners challenged by Franciscan values and charism, engaged in a continuous pursuit of knowledge, faith, wisdom, and justice, and ever mindful of a tradition that emphasizes reverence for creation, compassion and peacemaking. We strive for academic excellence in all programs, preparing women and men to contribute to the world through service and leadership.


500 N Wilcox St
Joliet, IL

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large Suburb
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