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Le Moyne College

Syracuse, NYwww.lemoyne.edu
Over 20% of the roughly 3,000 students at this Jesuit university in Syracuse, N.Y., are first-generation college attendees. To help them make the transition, Le Moyne provides a variety of free support services to first-year students, including one-on-one tutoring, assistance with learning strategies and skills, and academic support and counseling for students on probation. First-year students also have the option to live in "learning communities" with other first-year students who have similar interests and majors. The school offers about 30 majors and 20 minors, including forward-thinking disciplines housed in the Center for Urban and Regional Applied Research, which focuses on improving infrastructure in the region, and the Center for the Study for Environmental Change. While LMC is a private school, it draws a fairly local student body, with many Dolphins coming from New York state, in part because the school offers each incoming New York freshman a $10,000 scholarship. When it opened in a converted storefront in downtown Syracuse in 1946, LeMoyne was the first Jesuit university to admit women. More than 50 years later, the school's commitment to equality continues: Approximately 60% of enrollees are women.
costs
Est. Full Price 2018-2019
$51,200
% of students who get any grants
89%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$25,100
Average price for low-income students
$17,100
admissions
Acceptance rate
65%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1110/25
SAT/ACT required?
No
Enrollment
3,148
Financial Aid
% of students with need who get grants
100%
% of need met
77%
% of students who get merit* grants
13%
Average merit grant
$13,829
student success
Graduation rate
67%
Average time to a degree
4.1 years
Average student debt
$26,200
Average salary within 3 years
$47,300
% of low-income students who become upper middle class
28%
key deadlines
Early decision application
Nov 15
Regular application
Feb 1

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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