University of Missouri-St Louis
Saint Louis, MO 63121-4400

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 16,989
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,305 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

71%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of Missouri-St Louis is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,947 applications and 1,375 students were granted admission. University of Missouri-St Louis is at the #69 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 94% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 3% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT940 to 1080
ACT21 to 27

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
$50
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

University of Missouri-St Louis charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $24,525 and in-state students paid $9,394.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$8,774
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$9,394
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$24,525
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 93% of University of Missouri-St Louis's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,702 (which is 6.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Missouri-St Louis in 2016-2017, was 246, which is 49% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,143 (which is 3% below the national average.)

$4,702
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,143
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
93%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Missouri-St Louis has enrolled a total of 16,989 students (6,487 students full-time and 10,502 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 16,989 students, 1,435 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 13,898 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,091 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 826 students for distance studies.

16,989
Total Enrollment
1,435
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 68%

Black/African American: 14%

Asian: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Non-resident alien: 3%

Hispanic: 3%

Two or more races: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Missouri-St Louis.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 17% 1,711 0
Education 16% 1,569 44
Health Professions And Related Programs 8% 818 0
Psychology 7% 664
Social Sciences 6% 620 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 4% 449
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 4% 447
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 3% 306 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 3% 258 0
Engineering 2% 194

Graduation & Dropout Rates

53%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Missouri-St Louis full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

5%
Still enrolled
42%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$34,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of Missouri-St Louis graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,200. Last year, out of the total 3,034 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,761 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,581 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,187 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $34,200 $40,600
Employment Rate 91% 89%
Total Graduates 3,034 3,581

Campus Location

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