Quick Facts

    Campus Location: Suburban St. Louis

    Founded:: 1923

    Type: 4-year, coeducational, liberal arts, private, nonprofit, Catholic

    Sponsoring Church Organization: Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet

    Enrollment: 1,713 (902 full-time undergraduates)
    Visit Fontbonne University’s College Navigator page to review the latest IPEDS information.

    Traditional First-Year Student Profile: 60% female, 40% male

    Overall Student Profile: 70% female, 30% male; 30% diversity; 27 countries represented throughout the student body

    Faculty: 221 (full and part-time); 78% of full-time faculty hold a Ph.D. or the highest degree in their field.

    Application for admission: Rolling admission deadline

    Academic programs: 43 majors; 35 minors; 14 graduate programs

    Athletics: Division III, NCAA, St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC)

    Sports: Men’s: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, track & field, volleyball. Women’s: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track & field, volleyball (a dance team is also available). Find info, stats and more on Fontbonne’s athletics website.

    Housing: 3 residence halls; 65% of full-time freshmen live on campus.

    Tuition & fees 2014-2015: $23,790

    Room & board: $8,811 (avg)

    Alumni: 18,582. 74% of alumni live or work in the greater St. Louis area.