Overview

Applicants
6,780
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average HS GPA
88.53

GPA Breakdown

26%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
24%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
2.00 - 2.49

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SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
470 - 570
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
465 - 570

ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
20 - 27

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Early Action — December 1

Regular — May 1


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
14:1
Total Faculty
344
with Terminal Degree
174

181
Women
163
Men
38
Minority
4
International

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
49%
Graduate in 5 years
58%
Graduate in 6 years
60%

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Statistics
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Planning and Services
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Organizational Leadership

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication and Media Studies, Other

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

  • Education

  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
  • Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)

  • Legal Professions and Studies

  • Pre-Law Studies

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • General Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General

  • Psychology

  • Educational Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychology, General
  • School Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Work

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
  • Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation
  • Forensic Science and Technology

  • Social Sciences

  • Political Science and Government, General

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • Music Technology
  • Music, General


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Jimmy Fallon
Host, "The Tonight Show" on NBC

Hon. Loretta A. Preska
Chief US District Judge, US District Court, Southern District of NY

Hai Ling
Co-president of Northeast Asia and Australia, MasterCard Worldwide

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
49%
Graduate in 5 years
58%
Graduate in 6 years
60%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Apr 1
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$7,313

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$8,532

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,370

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
84%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$31,413

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$21,215

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$30,546
Required Fees
$1,066
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,200

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

On-Campus Room and Board
$12,356
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
2,602
Foreign Countries Represented
32

Demographics

2.56%
Asian
12.79%
African-American
7.01%
Hispanic
63.12%
Caucasian
3.80%
Unknown
2.01%
International

67% female
33% male
12% are out of state
96% are full time
4% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
49%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
84%

Campus Environment
Small Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
39
Number of Honor Societies
6

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
2

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

14% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Golden Knights)
10 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Golden Knights)
11 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Siena College
Navy ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University at Albany

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
98

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
19

Average Number of PC's per Lab
23

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
95%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Lenovo Dell

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Kathleen Lesko
Assistant Vice President

Address
The College of Saint Rose
432 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203

Phone
518-454-5150

Email
admit@strose.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Lally School of Education
Massry Center for the Fine Arts/Center for Art and D
Events and Athletic Center
Starbucks
Student Solution Center
Completely renovated (all) classrooms

Most Popular Places Off Campus
NYS Capitol
Empire State Plaza
Lark Street area with shops and restaurants
Several malls
Parks, skiing, hiking
The Capital Region is a college town that draws many college students to the region. It is also a hub for great internships and other professional experiences.

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10 am, 12 noon and 2 pm
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
http://www.strose.edu/admissions/visit/first-year-visits/first-year-informa

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Athletic Department

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
phelann@strose.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Must be an accepted candidate

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
taxis, Albany airport within 15 mins, trains, busses

Driving Instructions to Campus
Directions to The College of Saint Rose The College of Saint Rose is located between Western and Madison avenues in Albany. Directions provided are to the LaSalle Lot (P-6) and the School of Education Lot (P-7). The Office of Undergraduate Admissions Scanlan Hall, is located at 1001 Madison Avenue. From the North Take I-87 south to the end, Western Avenue/Route 20, before it turns into the NYS Thruway. SEE DIRECTIONS BELOW "FROM Western AVENUE." From the South Take the New York State Thruway (I-87) to exit 24. After the tollbooth take exit 1-S (Western Avenue/Route 20). SEE DIRECTIONS BELOW "FROM Western AVENUE." From the East Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to the New York State Thruway, get off at exit B-1 (I-90 west). Proceed on I-90 to exit 5 (Everett Road). At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Everett Road. At the third light, turn left onto Route 5 (Central Avenue). On Central Avenue, continue through four lights and then turn right onto North Main Avenue. Proceed on North Main for three traffic lights, then turn left onto Western Ave. At the very next traffic light, located in front of 432 Western Avenue, you can either turn right for P-7 or left for P-6. From the West Take the New York State Thruway (I-90) to exit 24 After the tollbooth take exit 1-S (Western Ave./Route 20). SEE DIRECTIONS BELOW "FROM Western AVENUE.". From Western Avenue Take the exit for Western Ave./Route 20. Take a left at the light (Route 20 east) and follow for approximately 2.7 miles to the corner of South Allen St. There will be a sign that says to get in the right lane for Saint Rose, however, get in the left lane and bear left at the light down Western Ave. (which is no longer Rt. 20) instead and follow for another .3 mile (two traffic lights). Parking is available at either lot, left (P-6) or right (P-7) at the light, at 432 Western Ave. Air Travel The Albany International Airport serves the Capital Region with daily flights on major and commuter airlines. The airport is seven miles from Saint Rose and taxi service is available. Traveling by Train The Capital Region is served by the Amtrak train station in Rensselaer, six miles from the Saint Rose campus. Trains to all major U.S. cities depart from the Rensselaer station and taxi service is available.


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