Tuition & Fees

$54,846

$54,846

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
16%
600-699
57%
500-599
23%
400-499
4%
700-800
16%
600-699
51%
500-599
28%
400-499
4%
300-399
1%
700-800
8%
600-699
37%
500-599
45%
400-499
9%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
30-36
30%
24-29
57%
18-23
12%
12-17
1%
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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

1

teacher

11

students

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Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,835
Declined + 3,031
Total Received 5,866
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Private (nonprofit)

2,414

undergraduate students

79

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Psychology
  3. Biology
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Codes

SAT 2805
ACT 2896

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Fun Facts

  • St. Lawrence University's alma mater was written by a graduate who also wrote "I'll Be Home for Christmas," and every time the holiday song is performed, St. Lawrence receives a royalty payment.

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Location

School Facts

St. Lawrence University, founded in 1856, is a private, liberal arts university. Its 1,000-acre campus is located in Canton, in northern New York.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,493
Established in 1856
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

Canton, NY

1,100‐acre campus in Canton (population: 6,524), 80 miles from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; 100 miles from Montreal, Quebec, Canada; 130 miles from Syracuse. Served by bus; major airport serves Ottawa; smaller airports serve Ogdensburg (18 miles), Massena (38 miles), and Watertown (60 miles); train serves Plattsburgh (100 miles) and Syracuse. University operates transportation to airports and to Boston, Buffalo, New York City, and Syracuse during breaks.

St. Lawrence University
23 Romoda Drive
Canton, NY 13617

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
98%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
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

Greek Life

 
2 fraternities 12% of male students
 
4 sororities 16% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
46%
Top 1/4
79%
Top 1/2
95%
Bottom 1/2
5%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
16%
600-699
57%
500-599
23%
400-499
4%
700-800
16%
600-699
51%
500-599
28%
400-499
4%
300-399
1%
700-800
8%
600-699
37%
500-599
45%
400-499
9%
300-399
1%
200-299
0
30-36
30%
24-29
57%
18-23
12%
12-17
1%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $60
(may be waived if applicant visits campus)
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline February 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,835
Declined + 3,031
Total Received 5,866

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Recommendations
Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Minority affiliation

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Right Now

Admissions Contact

Melissa Richards
Acting Vice President for Admissions and Financial Aid
P: 800 285-1856
F: 315 229-5818
admissions@stlawu.edu

Financial Aid

87%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$44,793

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $54,454
Room $7,614
Board $6,520
Additional fees $392
Books & supplies $750
Total $69,730
Average Financial Aid - $44,793
Total with Avg. Aid $24,937
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Financial Aid Deadline

FAFSA
February 1

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 800 355-0863
F: 315 229-5818
finaid@stlawu.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Patricia Farmer
Director of Financial Aid
finaid@stlawu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Alpine skiing
Nordic skiing
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
equestrian sports
field hockey
football
golf
ice hockey
lacrosse
soccer
softball
squash
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

Alpine Skiing, Crew, Cross-Country, Cycling, Fencing, Figure Skating, Frisbee, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer

Club Sports - Women's

Alpine Skiing, Cross-Country, Cycling, Fencing, Figure Skating, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Riding, Rowing, Running/fitness, Snowboarding, Soccer

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Broomball, Dance Team, Flag Football, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Bob Durocher (men's)
Director Of Athletics/department Chair
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Liberty League, Eastern College Athletic Association (Division I, hockey)
Mascot
Saints
School colors
scarlet and brown

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
African Studies-Anthropology
African Studies-Economics
African Studies-Government
African Studies-History
Anthropology
Art/Art History
Asian Studies-Government
Asian Studies-History
Asian Studies-Religious Studies
Biochemistry
Biology
Biology/Physics
Business in the Liberal Arts
Canadian Studies-Anthropology
Canadian Studies-Art/Art History
Canadian Studies-Economics
Canadian Studies-English
Canadian Studies-Francophone Studies
Canadian Studies-Government
Canadian Studies-History
Canadian Studies-Religious Studies
Canadian Studies-Sociology
Chemistry
Computer Science
Conservation Biology
Economics
Economics/Mathematics
Educational Leadership
English
English/French
English/Spanish
Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies-Economics
Environmental Studies-English
Environmental Studies-Geology
Environmental Studies-Government
Environmental Studies-Mathematics
Environmental Studies-Philosophy
Environmental Studies-Psychology
Environmental Studies-Sociology
Environmental Studies/Biology
Environmental Studies/Chemistry
Francophone Studies
General Education Studies
Geology
Geology/Physics
Global Studies
Government
History
History/French
History/German
History/Spanish
International Economics-French
International Economics-German
International Economics-Multi-Languages
International Economics-Spanish
Mathematics
Mental Health Counseling
Music
Neuroscience
Performance/Communication Arts
Philosophy
Physics
Psychology
Religious Studies
School Building Leadership
School Counseling
Sociology
Statistics
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Economics
  2. Psychology
  3. Biology

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-theology
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,493

total students

40%

in-state

60%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

97%

2,414
students

Female
56%
1,345

Male
44%
1,069

3%

79
students

Female
62%
49

Male
38%
30

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

98%

2,372
students

Female
56%
1,327

Male
44%
1,045

2%

42
students

Female
43%
18

Male
57%
24

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Student Break-down

9%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
77%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

44%

Transfer applicants accepted

40%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

63

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

58

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

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

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

60%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 48
Countries most often represented Bosnia
Canada
China
Egypt
Kenya
South Korea
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Musa Khalidi
Director of International Admission
315 229-5261
mkhalidi@stlawu.edu

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