Saginaw Valley State University

Men's MCLA Contact: James Nichols
Profile
Size
7 / 10
8,335 Undergrads / 9,105 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$14,475 Net Price
Selectivity
3 / 10
76% Admitted
  • Team Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Midsize

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
67%
Overall Graduation Rate
38%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
38%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The Cardinals mostly travel around the Great Lakes region to take on opponents like Central Michigan University, Grand Valley State, University of Dayton, and Robert Morris University-Illinois.

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Location
7400 Bay Rd, University Center, MI, 48710 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Saginaw Michigan Area
  • Greater Detroit Area
  • Greater Grand Rapids Michigan Area
  • Lansing Michigan Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Kalamazoo Michigan Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Canada
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Indianapolis Indiana Area
Where Grads Work
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Dow Corning
  • Nexteer Automotive
  • State of Michigan
  • General Motors
  • Delta College
  • Saginaw Public School System
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Chrysler Group LLC
  • Bay City Public Schools
  • Covenant HealthCare
  • Consumers Energy
  • Utica Community Schools
  • University of Michigan
  • Morley
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Support
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Media and Communication
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
518 - 570
Math
383 - 530
Total
901 - 1100
ACT
English
19 - 25
Math
18 - 25
Composite
20 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 450 - 490 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 6,700 2,663 4,037
% Admitted 76% 74% 77%
% Admits That Enroll 27% 27% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.39
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School Rank
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (18%)
    Health Professions (17%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (7%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (7%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
    Education (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
    Engineering (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    History (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Social Sciences (3%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Engineering Technology (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $14,475

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$9,345 $21,947
    Books & Supplies$1,350 $1,350
    Cost of Living$9,185 $9,185
    Personal Expenses$1,120 $1,120
     
    Sticker Price$21,000 $33,602

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    97% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship90%$5,182
    Federal Grants33%$4,325
    Pell Grants33%$4,255
    Other Federal2%$1,590
    State & Local Grants12%$809
    Institutional Grants80%$3,903
     
    Student Loans58%$6,007
    Federal Loans58%$5,279
    Other Loans5%$8,121

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $73.3 Million $8,049

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.5%.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 3
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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