Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

100 E. University
Magnolia, AR 71753
(870) 235-4000
http://WWW.SAUMAG.EDU

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 3,226
  • Undergraduate population: 2,777
  • Student to faculty ratio: 15 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $12,146
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $14,186
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $12,814
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $14,854

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 93%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $4,065
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 47%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,239
  • Students receiving federal aid: 47%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,602
  • Students receiving state aid: 25%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 65%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 1,921
  • Percent admitted: 73%
  • Percent admitted (men): 73%
  • Percent admitted (women): 73%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 350, 540
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 400, 630
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 3,118
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 38%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 62%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 31%
  • Graduation rate (men): 21%
  • Graduation rate (women): 40%

Degrees Offered

  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters