St. Mary’s College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Notre Dame, IN, St. Mary’s College is one of the best universities in the state of Indiana. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for St. Mary’s College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is St. Mary’s College.

Notre Dame, IN 46556
Phone: (574) 284-4587
Web site:

Rankings: St. Mary’s College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 97
Score: 51
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.7
Graduation and retention ranking: 89
Average freshman retention rate: 84.5%
6-year graduation rate: 76.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 75%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 1
Faculty resources ranking: 113
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 61.4%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.8%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 10:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 85.9%
Student selectivity ranking: 109
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 23-27
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 35%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 69%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 79.6%
Financial resources rank: 98
Alumni giving rank: 73
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 32.2%

St. Mary’s College History

Essential Facts: St. Mary’s College

  • According to Nestorius, Mary gave birth to Christ but not to God; Mary was the mother of His humanity, which was totally distinct from His divinity—Jesus was two persons sharing one body, essentially.
  • Mary was a Jewish peasant girl in a small village called Nazareth. Soon after puberty she became pregnant and married a young man called Joseph. She bore a son called Jesus. Her son was extraordinary.
  • Mary, the mother of Jesus, venerated in the Christian church and a subject in Western art, music, and literature.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 82%
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: 75%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 59%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook