USF Facts & Figures

View USF Facts & Figures including statistical information and data about the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois. Information includes financial aid, student demographics, athletics, clubs & organizations, faculty, enrollment, technology, career success, alumni, scholarships, mission & faith, tuition & housing and more. You can view this information in the infographic below, review key stats in the expandable accordion beneath it, or download the complete brochure in a .pdf format.

2019-2020

Enrollment

  • Total Enrollment: 3,778
  • On-Campus Enrollment 1,812
    (Undergrad 1,542, Graduate Students 270)
  • Off-Campus Enrollment 1,966
    (Adult Undergraduate 204, Graduate Students 1,762)

Student Body (traditional undergraduate students)

  • 64% Women/36% Men
  • Race: 55% White; 24% Hispanic/ Latino; 9% African-American; 3% Asian-American; 8% other/international/unknown
  • Religious Denomination: 46% Catholic; 25% Other Christian; 29% other/unknown/none
  • Residence Status: 26% of undergraduate students and 46% of freshmen live on campus

Campus Housing

  • Beds: 451 (Includes singles, doubles, suites, apartments in three residence halls.)

Faculty

  • 99 full-time; 204 part-time faculty members
  • 75% of full-time faculty members have terminal degrees

Class Size

  • Average Class Size: 17.8 students

Tuition & Housing

  • Tuition & Mandatory Fees: $35,000
  • Adult Undergraduate, Graduate, Doctoral and Certificate Program Cost:
    From $399 to $798 per credit hour
  • Housing Fees for Double Occupancy, Including Full-Year Meal Plan:
    Marian Hall $10,230; Tower Hall $9,430; Motherhouse $10,370

Scholarships

  • 88 scholarships and grants for students.
  • Freshman scholarships up to full tuition annually.
  • Transfer scholarships up to $23,000 annually.
  • Phi Theta Kappa scholarships up to $16,000 annually.

Financial Aid

  • 100% of incoming freshmen received some financial assistance.
  • $19.5 million total in St. Francis scholarships and grants.
  • $6.4 million in student support from federal, state and other sources for freshmen & transfers in 2018–19.
  • Average freshman gift assistance package:
    $26,684 residents/$22,006 commuters
  • Average transfer assistance package:
    $24,302 residents/$15,653 commuters

Mission & Faith

  • Roman Catholic; Animated by Franciscan charism.
  • Patron saints are Saints Francis and Clare of Assisi.
  • University Ministry Office offers Sunday and weekday liturgies, prayer opportunities, multi-faith activities, service/mission experiences and retreats.
  • Peer Ministers engage fellow students with opportunities to build community and develop lives of faith and service.