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St. Cloud State University

St. Cloud State University
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498
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Phone: (320) 308-2244 or (877) 654-7278
Fax: (320) 308-2243

General Information
Award Offered: Associates Degree, Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree, Post Master Certificates
Accreditation: Need help? Accreditation is limited to the recognition provided by an independent agency that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education for purposes of eligibility to participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs.
North Central Association of Colleges & Schools, Council of Graduate Schools
Total enrollment: ######
Type of school: 4-Year Colleges
Graduate Schools
Catalog: Yes, free
Grading system: A (=4 pts)-F (=0 pts); satisfactory/unsatisfactory grading option available on some courses
MOHE School Code: 0260737

Costs & Financial Aid
Tuition and required fees are reported for a full-time undergraduate student for the FULL academic year. A full academic year refers to the period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to two semesters or trimesters, three quarters, or the period covered by a four-one-four plan.  Required fees include only charges that all full-time students must pay that are not included in tuition (e.g., registration, health, or activity fees.) It does not include optional fees (e.g., parking, laboratory use).
Estimated tuition and fees: $7,553
Estimated other expenses: $5,770
Tuition banding: Yes
Financial aid web address: http://www.stcloudstate.edu/financialaid
Scholarship web address(s): http://www.getreadyforcollege.org

Aid application deadline (Fall term): May 1 priority deadline
Financial aid programs offered
Need-based financial aid: Yes
Non need-based financial aid: Yes
Loans from external sources: Yes
Loans from college funds: Yes, Short Term Loan Program
Financial aid jobs (work-study): Yes, work study and on-campus
Minnesota State Grant Program: Yes
Offer courses approved for veteran benefits: Yes
Other grants and loans: No
To calculate the net price, or actual cost of attendance, for this school, visit the College Navigator website where links to every school's net price calculator are listed.
Courses & Scheduling
Evening/weekend course availability: Yes
Delivery methods offered: Classroom
Broadcast TV
Scheduling system: Semesters
Special study options
Study-abroad programs: Denmark, England, Germany, France, Japan, South Africa, Australia, South Korea, Chile, Russia, Laos, Thailand, Croatia, Ghana, Italy, Greece, Mexico, Poland
Honors program: Yes
Women's study: Minor program (major not available)
Other special programs: Extension, common market, economic education, Bachelor of External Studies, elective studies, internships, tri-college registration, co-op. Ed. D program with U of MN
Student Population
Undergraduate enrollment
Women 54%
Men 46%
Part-time Students 19%
Full-time Students 81%
Out-of-state Students 15%
25 and Over 13%
Background of students
Native Americans 1%
Asian American 3%
African American 3%
Hispanic 1%
Caucasian 80%
International N/A
Unknown 7%

Contact Information
Address: St. Cloud State University
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498
General Contacts: Phone (320) 308-2244 or (877) 654-7278
Toll Free 1 (877) 654-7278
Fax (320) 308-2243
Admissions Contacts: Name Richard Shearer
Phone (877) 654-7278
Email SCSU4U@StCloudState.edu
Financial Aid Contacts: Name Director of Financial Aid
Phone (320) 308-2047
Email financialaid@stcloudstate.edu
Web Address http://www.stcloudstate.edu/financialaid