Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Religious heritage: Jesuit (Society of Jesus)
Enrollment: 12,914 — 8,248 undergraduates and 4,666 graduate/professional students from all 50 states and 77 foreign countries
President: Fred P. Pestello, Ph.D.
Majors and programs: More than 90 undergraduate programs and nearly 100 graduate programs. Explore our majors.
Program rankings: 21 graduate and undergraduate programs ranked among the top 100 in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Browse other key rankings.
Student-faculty ratio: 11-1
Faculty excellence: 99 percent of tenured and tenure-track faculty hold the highest degree in their fields.
Colleges and schools (by subject):
Degree-granting centers (by subject):
Endowment: $1.09 billion (as of June 2015)
Tuition: $38,700 (2015-16 undergraduate tuition); 97 percent of first-time freshmen receive aid.
Research: $39.6 million in research expenditures in fiscal year 2015. See key research accomplishments.
Economic impact: $715 million in the St. Louis metropolitan region each year
Service: 1.6 million hours of service completed by students, faculty and staff annually
Athletics: NCAA Division I in 18 sports including baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, and volleyball; member of the Atlantic 10 Conference. Get schedules, scores and more.
Mascot: The Billiken, a symbol of things as they ought to be, who also brings good luck.
Colors: Blue and white