Tool December 2017

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Saint Michael's College (Colchester, VT)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 50.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 17.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 42.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 9.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 51.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 37.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 4.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 42.00%
ACT score 24-29: 64.00%
ACT score 30-36: 15.00%
ACT score 24+: 79%
Students applied: 5,013
Students admitted: 3,860
Admission rate: 77%
Students per faculty: 11
4-year graduation rate: 74%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 89%
Full-time enrolled men: 825
Full-time enrolled women: 1,043
Part-time enrolled men: 21
Part-time enrolled women: 13
Total enrollment: 1,902

COSTS

Tuition: $43,315
Room and board: $11,750
Est. book expense: $1,270
Fees: $325
Total cost: $56,660
Cost after need-based aid: $32,162
Cost after non-need-based aid: $39,305
Average debt at graduation: $38,226

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 77%
Average need-based aid: $24,498
Average non-need-based aid: $17,355
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
637
Average aid package: $30,235
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,168
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 61%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
87%
% receiving student loans: 72%