St. Michael’s College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Colchester, VT, St. Michael’s College is one of the best universities in the state of Vermont. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for St. Michael’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. Michael’s College.

1 Winooski Park Colchester, VT 05439
Phone: (800) 762-8000
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Rankings: St. Michael’s College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 105
Score: 50
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 58
Average freshman retention rate: 88.8%
6-year graduation rate: 81.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 68%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 13
Faculty resources ranking: 103
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 57.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.4%
Student selectivity ranking: 148
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1040-1230
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 24%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 52%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 68.8%
Financial resources rank: 124
Alumni giving rank: 156
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 21.5%

St. Michael’s College History

Essential Facts: St. Michael’s College

  • Saint Michael’s College is a private institution that was founded in 1904. Saint Michael’s College’s ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, #120.
  • The university senate authorized St. Michael’s to administer its own examinations in philosophy. On December 8, 1910, St. Michael’s College became a federated college of the University of Toronto.
  • While mainly an undergraduate college for liberal arts and sciences, St. Michael’s retains its Roman Catholic affiliation through its postgraduate theology faculty.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 96%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 90%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 75%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: basketball
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook