Saint Cloud State University

Women's WCLA Contact: Marguerite Crumley
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12,128 Undergrads / 13,928 Students
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$13,816 Net Price
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86% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
20 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
19% / 43%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
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.

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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • St. Cloud Minnesota Area
  • Duluth Minnesota Area
  • Rochester Minnesota Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Fargo North Dakota Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Sioux Falls South Dakota Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
Where Grads Work
  • Target
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Wells Fargo
  • Medtronic
  • U.S. Bank
  • University of Minnesota
  • State of Minnesota
  • Ameriprise Financial Services Inc.
  • Best Buy
  • Cargill
  • ThreeM
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Minneapolis Public Schools
  • General Mills
  • Boston Scientific
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Support
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Media and Communication
  • Human Resources
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Healthcare Services
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
440 - 530
490 - 630
1000 - 1190
16 - 23
17 - 25
18 - 24

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.


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

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Applicants 5,415 2,416 2,999
% Admitted 86% 84% 88%
% Admits That Enroll 28% 28% 27%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.23
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (25%)
    Communication & Journalism (11%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (9%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
    Social Sciences (7%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (6%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (2%)
    Education (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Health Professions
    Foreign Languages
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    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.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$8,265 $15,828
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$8,826 $8,826
    Personal Expenses$2,700 $2,700
    Sticker Price$20,991 $27,958

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    86% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship73%$5,553
    Federal Grants41%$4,617
    Pell Grants40%$4,415
    Other Federal11%$796
    State & Local Grants44%$2,479
    Institutional Grants41%$2,637
    Student Loans61%$7,910
    Federal Loans61%$5,876
    Other Loans15%$8,526

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $30.4 Million $2,180

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,997.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $13,375 $234

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 6,506 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $44,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.09 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 19% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 10 8
    Fondling 3 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 2 1
    Burglary 16 8
    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
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Education
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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