St. Bonaventure University

St. Bonaventure, NY

St. Bonaventure University

St. Bonaventure, NY

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Tuition & Fees

$36,515

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
31%
500-599
48%
400-499
18%
700-800
7%
600-699
26%
500-599
52%
400-499
15%
300-399
1%
30-36
12%
24-29
31%
18-23
45%
12-17
12%
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undergraduateRatios

53%

male

47%

female

1

teacher

12

students

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Moderately Selective

75%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,295
Declined 763
Total Received 3,058
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Private

1,840

undergraduate students

582

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

St. Bonaventure University, founded in 1858, is a private, coeducational institution. Its 600-acre campus is located in Olean, 75 miles from Buffalo.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 2,422
Established in 1858
Coeducational Coeducational

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500-acre campus in Olean (population: 13,711), 75 miles from Buffalo. Major airport and train serve Buffalo; smaller airport serves Bradford (20 miles). School operates transportation to local community and other off-campus locations.

  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Buffalo-Niagara International

St. Bonaventure University
3261 West State Road
St. Bonaventure
14778

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
82%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through junior year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Student Government Association
  • Bona Responds
  • BV newspaper
  • Students for the Mountain
  • Student Ambassadors

Top Events

  • Family Weekend
  • Spring Weekend
  • Junior Prom
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
16%
Top 1/4
39%
Top 1/2
73%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
31%
500-599
48%
400-499
18%
700-800
7%
600-699
26%
500-599
52%
400-499
15%
300-399
1%
30-36
12%
24-29
31%
18-23
45%
12-17
12%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application deadline July 1
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.3

Moderately Selective

75%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,295
Declined 763
Total Received 3,058

Admissions Factors

Very Important

character/personal qualities
academic GPA
recommendation(s)
rigor of secondary school record

Important

extracurricular activities
application essay
talent/ability
standardized test scores
volunteer work

Considered

alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
first generation
geographical residence
interview
class rank
state residency
work experience

Not Considered

racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 24
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

Tuition $35,450
Room & board $13,620
Additional fees $1,065
Books & supplies $800
Other fees $700
Total $51,635
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Financial Facts

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Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field

Intramural Sports Men

Football, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Football, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball

Club Sports Men

Ice hockey, Skiing (downhill)

Club Sports Women

Ice hockey, Skiing (downhill)

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry, General
Child Development
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Criminology
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
Environmental Studies
Finance, General
History, General
Human Biology
International/Global Studies
Journalism
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Neuroscience
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Health, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Theology/Theological Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

2,422

total students

75%

in-state

25%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

76%

1,840
students

Female
47%
864

Male
53%
976

24%

582
students

Female
64%
372

Male
36%
210

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

1,767
students

Female
47%
825

Male
53%
942

4%

73
students

Female
54%
39

Male
46%
34

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 84%
Student 4 year graduation rate 69%
Student 5 year graduation rate 4%
Student 6 year graduation rate 0%

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
74%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

64

Transfer students enrolled

3%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
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

Fall: August 15

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

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

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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