University of St. Mary Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Leavenworth, KS, University of St. Mary is one of the best universities in the state of Kansas. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of St. Mary 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 St. Mary.

4100 S. Fourth Street Trafficway Leavenworth, KS 66048
Phone: (913) 758-6118
Web site:

Rankings: University of St. Mary

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.1
Graduation and retention ranking: 116
Average freshman retention rate: 63.2%
6-year graduation rate: 40.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 126
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 73.6%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 11:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 66.0%
Student selectivity ranking: 73
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 18-23
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 16%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 40%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 68.6%
Financial resources rank: 31
Alumni giving rank: 40
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 14.2%

University of St. Mary History

Essential Facts: University of St. Mary

  • Admissions is fairly competitive as the Saint Mary – Kansas acceptance rate is 49%. Graduating 44% of students, Saint Mary – Kansas alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $40,100.
  • Classes are offered on campuses in Leavenworth and Overland Park, and in several formats: traditional, evening-accelerated, and online.
  • The University of Saint Mary ( USM) is a private Catholic university in Leavenworth, Kansas. It is sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, who established it as Saint Mary College.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 29%
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: 45%
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? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, football, soccer
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, soccer, softball, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, student government