Saint Peter's University

Acceptance Rate 92.84 %
SAT Average 1,060
2023 Tuition & Fees $39,890
Student Population 3,009
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $30,328

Academic Overview

Saint Peter's University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Jersey City, New Jersey. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Saint Peter's University is affiliated with Roman Catholic.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $39,890 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $14,720.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,009 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 92.84% and the graduation rate is 58% last year.
The salary after graduation from Saint Peter's University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $50,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, SPU's tuition & fees is $39,890. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $14,720.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at SPU. The acceptance rate of SPU is 92.84% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16.48%. The average graduation rate is 58% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $30,328 and 86% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,009 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Saint Peter's University is 92.84 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Saint Peter's University is 58 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Saint Peter's University is 77 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Saint Peter's University is 3,009
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Saint Peter's University is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $30,328 at Saint Peter's University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2641 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07306-5997
Online Applicationgosaintpeters.org/web/index.cfm?&isndsl
Financial Aidwww.saintpeters.edu/enrollment-services/student-financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.saintpeters.edu/enrollment-services/student-financial-aid/calculators/
Veterans Tuitionwww.saintpeters.edu/enrollment-services/student-financial-aid/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.saintpeters.edu/academics/students-with-disabilities/

Offered Degrees

SPU offers 104 major programs through online and on-site education where 7 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
Associate's Degree50
Bachelor's Degree572
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree333
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship32
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Saint Peter's University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:615)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,100)

Veterans Benefits

Saint Peter's 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