Lake Superior State University Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Marie, MI, Lake Superior State University is one of the best universities in the state of Michigan. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Lake Superior State University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Lake Superior State University.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, Lake Superior State University is often abbreviated as LSSU.

650 W. Easterday Avenue Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1699
Phone: (906) 635-2231
Web site:

Rankings: Lake Superior State University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 64
Average freshman retention rate: 63.2%
6-year graduation rate: 40.7%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 89
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 55.1%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 5.7%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) N/A
Student selectivity ranking: 63
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 19-24
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 12%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 28%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 88.2%
Financial resources rank: 42
Alumni giving rank: 67
Average alumni giving rate (2020): N/A

Lake Superior State University History

Essential Facts: Lake Superior State University

  • It is Michigan’s smallest public university, with an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students.
  • Lake Superior State University is a public institution that was founded in 1946. Lake Superior State University’s ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges Midwest, #46.
  • Lake Superior State University offers primarily bachelor’s and associate degrees, but also grants a master of arts in curriculum and instruction and many certificates.

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: N/A
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: N/A
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? N/A
Additional policies and regulations: N/A
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra