Saginaw Valley State University

Acceptance Rate 89 %
SAT Average 1,080
Tuition & Fees $25,401
Student Population 8,028
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,865

Academic Overview

Saginaw Valley State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in University Center, Michigan. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $10,814 for Michigan residents and $25,401 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 8,028 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 89% and the graduation rate is 48% last year.
The salary after graduation from Saginaw Valley State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Saginaw Valley State University are $10,814 for Michigan residents and $25,401 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $15,300 for in-state students and $28,780 for out-of-state students.
Saginaw Valley State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Saginaw Valley State. The acceptance rate of Saginaw Valley State is 89% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 28%. The average graduation rate is 48% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,865 and 76% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 8,028 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Saginaw Valley State University is 89 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Saginaw Valley State University is 48 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Saginaw Valley State University is 77 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Saginaw Valley State University is 8,028
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Saginaw Valley State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,865 at Saginaw Valley State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Saginaw Valley State offers 97 major programs through online and on-site education where 5 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree671
Master's Degree284
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Saginaw Valley State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,450)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,850)

Veterans Benefits

Saginaw Valley State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges