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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
4% growth from 2015
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
974 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
64.5% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
50 Graduates

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The median tuition at Holy Names University is $36,574, which is $4,364 more than the national median tuition of $32,210.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,464.

In 2016, 89% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 74% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Holy Names University received 974 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 11.7% annual growth. Out of those 974 applicants, 472 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 48.5% acceptance rate.

There were 866 students enrolled at Holy Names University in 2016, and 83% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Holy Names University has an overall enrollment yield of 20.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

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Holy Names University has a total enrollment of 866 students. The full-time enrollment at Holy Names University is 559 students and the part-time enrollment is 307. This means that 64.5% of students enrolled at Holy Names University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Holy Names University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 31.4% Hispanic or Latino, 24.9% Black or African American, 21.6% White, 12.6% Asian, 2.19% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 1.5% Two or More Races, and 0.46% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Holy Names University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (17.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (7.16%) and White Male (5.31%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (3.93%), followed by Asian Female (1.96%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (1.73%).

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In 2016, 159 more women than men graduated from Holy Names University. The majority of students graduating from Holy Names University are White. These 93 graduates mean that there were 1.24 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 75 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Holy Names University is Registered Nursing with 36 graduates, followed by General Psychology with 26 graduates and General Business Administration & Management with 17 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Holy Names University, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Philosophy and Religious Studies, with 8 graduates, followed by Psychology with 64 graduates and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure with 23 graduates.


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Holy Names University has an endowment valued at nearly $15.1M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $543,684 (3.6%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($414,206 on $28.9M) across all Master's Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Holy Names University had a total expenditure of $31.4M. Of that $31.4M, they spent $16M on salaries and $3.74M on benefits.

Holy Names University employs 17 Assistant professors, 12 Associate professors, and 8 Professors. Most academics at Holy Names University are Female Assistant professors (12), Female Associate professors (8), and Male Professors (5).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Holy Names University are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 40 employees, Management, with 27 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 22 employees.



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