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University of Missouri - St. Louis
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  • 4 Year
  • SAINT LOUIS, MO

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Report Card

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

About

ONE UNIVERSITY BLVD
SAINT LOUIS, MO 63121
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Great Lakes Valley Conference
From University of Missouri - St. Louis

University of Missouri–St. Louis Tritons build a vibrant and diverse community that we are all proud of. From our outstanding students to our dedicated faculty and staff, we are a community of scholars who are committed to excellence.

With more than 16,000 students, the University of Missouri–St. Louis is Eastern Missouri's premier public research university. UMSL provides excellent learning experiences and leadership opportunities to a diverse student body whose influence on the region upon graduation is immense.

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University of Missouri - St. Louis Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
57%
SAT Range
1020-1300
ACT Range
22-29
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$10,525 / 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
$13,438 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 39 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 52 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 52 responses

Majors

Gateway Scholarship Program

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The Gateway Scholarship Program is available for new, undergraduate students, residing in the 16 states neighboring Missouri: Arkansas, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin. *Starting in Fall 2024, adding Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Florida

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
21
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
5
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
16
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    27%
  • On Campus
    54%
  • Online
    19%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,415 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
7,932
Undergrads Over 25
17%
Pell Grant
43%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 36 responses
  • Diverse in age and culture.
    72%
  • Average
    25%
  • Stressed
    3%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
51%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 71 responses
Poll
62%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 92 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 41 responses
  • Diverse
    66%
  • Predominately white
    20%
  • Great value
    12%
  • Underrated
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
58%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
77%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 26 responses

University of Missouri - St. Louis Reviews

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