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.

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.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

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