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Saint Anselm College
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  • 4 Year
  • MANCHESTER, NH

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade C+
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade C+

About

100 SAINT ANSELM DR
MANCHESTER, NH 03102
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast-10 Conference
From Saint Anselm College

Saint Anselm College is a Catholic, Benedictine, liberal arts institution founded in 1889 in Manchester, N.H. Here, students are encouraged to listen, to challenge, to play, to lead, to transform.

At Saint Anselm, we're confident that we offer something for every student. Our 100+ academic programs, 80+ student clubs and organizations, dozens of study abroad opportunities, and 23 NCAA Division II athletic programs are just a few reasons why.

Saint Anselm College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
February 1
Acceptance Rate
78%
SAT Range
1140-1320
ACT Range
26-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$34,450 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$27,449 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 36 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 44 responses
39%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 44 responses

Majors

Coming soon: Grappone Hall

academic spotlight

Construction of Grappone Hall, the future home of the Jean School of Nursing and Health Sciences, is underway! We look forward to the opportunities that this new facility will offer our Nursing, Health Sciences and Public Health students. Grappone Hall will include a 150-seat auditorium, a public health community space, an 11,000 square foot state-of-the art simulation center and more.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    40%
  • On Campus
    59%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,938 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
21
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
11%
Varsity Athletes
26%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 33 responses
  • Everyone is family but it's very preppy.
    27%
  • Everyone is family.
    24%
  • New England, Irish/Italian Catholic, Middle class.
    15%
  • Friendly and hardworking
    12%
  • Preppy, Rich, Snobby, Sticks to one friend group
    9%
  • Great people very respectful
    6%
  • Nerdy
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
90%
Poll
43%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 44 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 58 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 35 responses
  • Challenging but worthwhile
    40%
  • Excellent
    14%
  • They call it Saint C's
    14%
  • Home away from home
    9%
  • Small
    9%
  • One of the most challenging colleges
    6%
  • Smoking Mirror Image
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$58,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
77%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
98%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 27 responses

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