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At St. Edward’s, small classes, big opportunities and meaningful connections add up to a transformative college experience. A complete picture of our student population, life on campus and financial information will help you worry less about your changing college experience.

Top 10 University in the West by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report recognized St. Edward’s as one of “America’s Best Colleges” for the 19th year in a row. In the 2022 rankings, St. Edward’s claimed the #9 spot, and remains in the U.S. News list of top 10 Best Regional Universities in the West for the 3rd consecutive year.

In celebration, see our top 10 reasons we’re proud to be Hilltoppers. 


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15:1 Student-faculty Ratio

18 Average class size

78 Fulbright winners since 2008

200 Employers come to campus to recruit for jobs and internships

1124 Average SAT score

50+ Areas of study

90+ Countries in which students can study abroad

100% Goal for all students to participate in experiential learning

Campus Life

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2,860 Undergraduate Students

5% International enrollment

46 Countries represented

39 States represented

39 Languages spoken

61% Minority enrollment

36 Faith traditions represented

70,000+ Hours students gave to community service last year

100+ Student organizations

10 Hilltopper Athletics NCAA Division II teams


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$49,886 2022–2023 Tuition 

$880 2022–2023 Comprehensive Fee 

$8,572 2022–2023 Housing 

$5,304 2022–2023 Food/Meal Plan (estimated)

92% Full-time transfer students who earned scholarships and grants in 2022–2023

$28,577 Average annual transfer award of scholarships and grants in 2022–2023

$18,000–$20,000 Range of annual transfer scholarships

$5 million Total amount of scholarships and grants awarded to transfer students in 2022–20223