University of Sioux Falls Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

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

1101 W. 22nd Street Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Phone: (605) 331-6600
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: University of Sioux Falls

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 40
Score: 55
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 48
Average freshman retention rate: 67.8%
6-year graduation rate: 46.3%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 45
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 67.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 2.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 17:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 69.4%
Student selectivity ranking: 36
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-25
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 18%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 40%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 94.8%
Financial resources rank: 57
Alumni giving rank: 1
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 48.6%

Essential Facts: University of Sioux Falls

Ranking: #79 Regional University Midwest (2017)
Acceptance rate: 91.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: $17,980 (2019)
School colors: White · Silver · Purple
Mascot: Cougar
Founded: 1883

University of Sioux Falls History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 54%
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: 70%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 80%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station