Tuition & Fees

$31,812

$31,812

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
24%
500-599
52%
400-499
20%
700-800
6%
600-699
18%
500-599
57%
400-499
18%
300-399
1%
30-36
13%
24-29
30%
18-23
45%
12-17
12%
30-36
5%
24-29
39%
18-23
38%
12-17
18%
30-36
6%
24-29
39%
18-23
51%
12-17
4%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

1

teacher

11

students

More Student Details

Moderately Selective

62%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,280
Declined + 1,952
Total Received 5,232
More Admissions Details

Private (nonprofit)

2,311

undergraduate students

737

graduate students

More Student Details

Most Popular Majors

  1. Business
  2. Nursing
  3. Exercise Science
More Majors

Codes

SAT 6617
ACT 1352

Social Networks

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago, IL
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign Champaign, IL
The University of Chicago Chicago, IL
DePaul University Chicago, IL
University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Location

School Facts

St. Ambrose University, founded in 1882 and affiliated with the Diocese of Davenport, is independent, coeducational, and Catholic. St. Ambrose University is located 180 miles west of Chicago in Davenport, Iowa. It is an enclosed campus nestled in the center of the city of Davenport.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 3,048
Established in 1882
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association)
•  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission

Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

Davenport, IA

118-acre campus in Davenport (population: 102,320), 180 miles from Chicago. Served by air and bus; major airport serves Moline, IL (10 miles); train serves Galesburg, IL (90 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

St. Ambrose University
518 West Locust Street
Davenport, IA 52803-2898

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
68%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
97%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
23%
Top 1/4
44%
Top 1/2
76%
Bottom 1/2
24%
Bottom 1/4
6%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
24%
500-599
52%
400-499
20%
700-800
6%
600-699
18%
500-599
57%
400-499
18%
300-399
1%
30-36
13%
24-29
30%
18-23
45%
12-17
12%
30-36
5%
24-29
39%
18-23
38%
12-17
18%
30-36
6%
24-29
39%
18-23
51%
12-17
4%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Recommended
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

62%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,280
Declined + 1,952
Total Received 5,232

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Work Experience

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Admissions Contact

James Loftus
Vice President of Enrollment Management
P: 800 383-2627
F: 563 333-6038
admit@sau.edu

Financial Aid

69%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$22,923

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $31,532
Room $4,770
Board $3,090
Additional fees $280
Books & supplies $1,320
Total $40,992
Average Financial Aid - $22,923
Total with Avg. Aid $18,069
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 563 333-5775
F: 563 333-6321
finaid@sau.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Julie A. Haack
Director of Financial Aid
HaackJulieA@sau.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
bowling
cheerleading
cross-country
diving
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track (indoor)
track (outdoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

diving, fishing, ice hockey, judo, martial arts, racquetball, rugby, swimming, wrestling

Club Sports - Women's

diving, fishing, judo, lacrosse, martial arts, racquetball, swimming, volleyball, wrestling

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, bowling, non-tackle football, softball, volleyball (indoor/sand)

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Athletic Directors

Dan Holmes (men's)
Athletic Director

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference, Mid-States Football Association, Mid-American Men's Volleyball Intercollegiate Conference, Great Rivers Lacrosse Conference
Mascot
Fighting Bees
School colors
blue, and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art
Art Education
Art History
Behavioral Neuroscience
Biology
Book Arts
Business
Business Administration
Business Economics
Chemistry
Childhood Education
Computer Network Administration
Computer Network Investigations
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Cyber Security
Data Science Analytics
Early Childhood Education
Economics
Education
Educational Administration
Elementary Education
Engineering
English
Exercise Physiology
Exercise Science
Finance
Forensic Psychology
French
Graphic Design
Healthcare
History
Human Performance/Fitness
Industrial Engineering
Information Technology Management
International Business
International Studies
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Mathematics Education
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Science Laboratory
Multimedia Journalism
Music
Music Education
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Organizational Leadership
Painting
Pastoral Theology
Philosophy
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant Studies
Political Science
Psychology
Public Health
Radio/Television
Sales
Secondary Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Speech Language Pathology
Sports Management
Strategic Communication/Writing
Theatre
Theology
Women's Studies
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Most Popular Majors

  1. Business
  2. Nursing
  3. Exercise Science

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine

3,048

total students

37%

in-state

63%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

76%

2,311
students

Female
55%
1,280

Male
45%
1,031

24%

737
students

Female
71%
520

Male
29%
217

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

92%

2,140
students

Female
55%
1,169

Male
45%
971

8%

171
students

Female
65%
111

Male
35%
60

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Hispanic/Latino
72%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

52%

Transfer applicants accepted

52%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Winter: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

98%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 37
Countries most often represented Brazil
Ecuador
Great Britain
India
Nepal
Saudi Arabia
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact


International Admissions
563 333-5724
international@sau.edu

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway