Skip to Main Content
Seton Hall University
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • SOUTH ORANGE, NJ

Report Card

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

About

400 S ORANGE AVE
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ 07079
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Big East Conference
From Seton Hall University

As one of the nation's leading Catholic universities, Seton Hall provides over 90 rigorous academic programs that are highly ranked by The Princeton Review, U.S.News & World Report and Bloomberg Businessweek. We offer advantages of a large research university national reputation; challenging academic programs; notable alumni; state-of-the-art facilities; renowned faculty; and extensive opportunities for internships, research and scholarship with all the benefits of a small, supportive and nurturing environment. We have a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio and average class size of 21 students.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Seton Hall University 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
77%
SAT Range
1200-1370
ACT Range
26-32
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

YouTube Video

Cost

Net Price
$33,177 / 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
$29,154 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 106 responses
66%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 177 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 176 responses

Majors

A Joint M.D. Program Designed Just for You

academic spotlight

An innovative joint degree offering, the Joint Bachelor's /M.D. program allows you to transition seamlessly from a bachelor's degree at Seton Hall to the M.D. program at the Hackensack Meridian Health School of Medicine. You can complete a bachelor’s degree at Seton Hall in any subject of your choosing, as long as you take all of the prerequisite courses required for the School of Medicine.

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
    11%
  • On Campus
    89%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,914 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
149
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
26%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 137 responses
  • Involved in some aspect
    44%
  • Average high achiever
    15%
  • Seekers of something Greater than themselves
    14%
  • Sorority girls and fraternity boys
    9%
  • Very diverse, high achievers, and very outgoing.
    8%
  • Extremely involved in various organizations
    3%
  • Stressed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
75%
Poll
58%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 214 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 242 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 149 responses
  • Quality education
    30%
  • An experience.
    22%
  • Awesome
    11%
  • Money hungry
    9%
  • Interesting
    5%
  • The best college out there
    5%
  • Gets boring
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$57,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
72%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 74 responses

Seton Hall University Reviews

Rating 3.73 out of 5  2,175 reviews
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List