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B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    A
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    A-
University of St. Francis - Illinois is ...
Private not-for-profit, Catholic
Athletic Division
NAIA Division II
Athletic Conference
Mid-States Football Association
Address
500 Wilcox St
Joliet, IL 60435

University of St. Francis - Illinois Rankings

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
49%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
910-1110
ACT Range
20-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action

Cost

Net Price
$17,968/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $15,320/ year
  • $30-48k
    $14,671/ year
  • $49-75k
    $16,172/ year
  • $76-110k
    $18,869/ year
  • $110k+
    $19,664/ year
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Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
100%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.20 responses
74%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.19 responses
79%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.19 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,322Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
14%
Pell Grant
35%
Varsity Athletes
29%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Hard Working
    56%
  • Serious
    22%
  • Dedicated to education, sports, and their future
    11%
  • Fun loving
    11%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
51%
Poll
56%
of students say they don't have Greek life.16 responses
Poll
46%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.24 responses
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
73%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.11 responses
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University of St. Francis - Illinois Reviews

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Regarding professionalism as a student, the most critical factor is the ability to communicate effectively to faculty, and patients. The complex needs of patients will vary on a given day, and it is important to listen to patients without prior judgment. Students must be able to communicate with a patient who may be emotionally vulnerable or distressing at times to handle. They can not learn proper communication skills through a book; it is a quality of professionalism that must be gained through experiences. My four year undergrad college was what helped me gain this level of professionalism that I needed to get into a graduate school.
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I absolutely love all the faculty and students! The professors really care about the students. At USF they know us by name, we are not just a number to the professors.
Coming from Australia, I find the campus to be very safe and welcoming. Security is 24/7 and the International Programs Office is very welcoming. They provided me and all the internationals with a wee long orientation providing the details of college and what to expect. Overall, the experience has been of excellent quality and the school is very active in trying to keep students participated.