Tool December 2016

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Saint Michael's College (Colchester, VT)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 73.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 23.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 37.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 8.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 45.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 41.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 4.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 45.00%
ACT score 24-29: 64.00%
ACT score 30-36: 15.00%
ACT score 24+: 79%
Students applied: 4,767
Students admitted: 3,621
Admission rate: 76%
Students per faculty: 11
4-year graduation rate: 68.5%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 87%
Full-time enrolled men: 894
Full-time enrolled women: 1,077
Part-time enrolled men: 15
Part-time enrolled women: 11
Total enrollment: 1,997

COSTS

Tuition: $41,650
Room and board: $11,300
Est. book expense: $1,280
Fees: $325
Total cost: $54,555
Cost after need-based aid: $31,524
Cost after non-need-based aid: $38,260
Average debt at graduation: $36,625

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 79%
Average need-based aid: $23,031
Average non-need-based aid: $16,295
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
660
Average aid package: $28,135
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,235
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 62%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
87%
% receiving student loans: 73%