Lake Superior State University

Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Lake Superior State University

Sault Ste. Marie, MI

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Tuition & Fees

$12,661

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Selective

56%

acceptance rate

Accepted 941
Declined 716
Total Received 1,657
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Public

1,984

undergraduate students

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115-acre campus in Sault Ste. Marie (population: 13,631); branch campuses in Dearborn, Escanaba, Gaylord, and Petosky.

  • Campus Setting: Small town
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Chippewa County International

Lake Superior State University
650 West Easterday Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie, MI
49783-1699

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
70%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through sophomore year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing

Top Organizations

  • Activities Board
  • SAILS - Student Alumni Involved in Lake State
  • Fisheries and Wildlife
  • Enactus (Formally known as SIFE)
  • Chemistry and Environmental Science Club

Top Events

  • Winter Carnival
  • Laker Week
  • Lakerpalooza
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
9%
Top 1/4
29%
Top 1/2
62%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions no
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.23

Selective

56%

acceptance rate

Accepted 941
Declined 716
Total Received 1,657

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
interview
class rank
recommendation(s)
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores
work experience

Not Considered

racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language no

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cross-country running
Golf
Ice hockey
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

baseball, basketball, bowling, boxing, hockey, kuk sool won, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, wrestling

Club Sports - Women's

baseball, basketball, bowling, boxing, hockey, kuk sool won, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, wrestling

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Football, Ice hockey, Racquetball, Soccer, Swimming and diving, Tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball, Water polo, Wrestling

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Football, Ice hockey, Racquetball, Soccer, Swimming and diving, Tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball, Water polo

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division II

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Athletic Training/Trainer
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Comparative Literature
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Conservation Biology
Corrections
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering Technology, General
Engineering, General
Engineering/Industrial Management
English Language and Literature, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Environmental Studies
Finance, General
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
Forensic Chemistry
Geology/Earth Science, General
History, General
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
Industrial Technology/Technician
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics and Computer Science
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Physical Sciences, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Law Studies
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Robotics Technology/Technician
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Sciences, General
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

1,984

total students

93%

in-state

7%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

1,984
students

Female
54%
1,075

Male
46%
909

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

77%

1,542
students

Female
52%
801

Male
48%
741

23%

442
students

Female
62%
274

Male
38%
168

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 68%
Student 4 year graduation rate 29%
Student 5 year graduation rate 16%
Student 6 year graduation rate 4%

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Hispanic/Latino
79%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown

122

Transfer students enrolled

6%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests no
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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