Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Religious heritage: Jesuit (Society of Jesus)
Enrollment: 12,949 — 8,113 undergraduates and 4,836 graduate/professional students from all 50 states and 78 foreign countries
President: Fred P. Pestello, Ph.D.
Majors and programs: Nearly 90 undergraduate programs and more than 100 graduate programs. Explore our majors.
Program rankings: 17 graduate and undergraduate programs ranked among the top 100 in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Browse other key rankings.
Student-faculty ratio: 9-1
Faculty excellence: 99 percent of tenured and tenure-track faculty hold the highest degree in their fields.
Colleges and schools (by subject):
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Endowment: $1.05 billion (as of December 2016)
Tuition: $40,100 (2016-17 undergraduate tuition); 98 percent of first-time freshmen receive aid.
Research: $52.5 million in research expenditures in fiscal year 2016. See key research accomplishments.
Economic impact: $715 million in the St. Louis metropolitan region each year
Service: 1.6 million hours of service completed by students, faculty and staff annually
Athletics: NCAA Division I in 18 sports including baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, and volleyball; member of the Atlantic 10 Conference. Get schedules, scores and more.
Mascot: The Billiken, a symbol of things as they ought to be, who also brings good luck.
Colors: Blue and white