Lake Superior State University

Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Overview

Address650 W Easterday Ave
School Websitewww.lssu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Remote

StatusPublic
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Lake Superior State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,949 students applied to Lake Superior State University. Of those students, 1,869 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Lake Superior State University was $11,640, in addition to fees of $255. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Lake Superior State University.

Lake Superior State University has a 53% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Lake Superior State University acceptance rate is 63%. To put this into perspective, 1,869 of the 2,949 students who applied to Lake Superior State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Lake Superior State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Lake Superior State University had an SAT score between the range of 970 and 1,160. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Lake Superior State University was between 19 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Lake Superior State University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Lake Superior State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $11,640. Combined with fees of $255, room and board costs of $9,882, other expenses of $1,600 and the $1,100 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,477.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $11,895 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Lake Superior State University to $24,477 for out-of-state students.

Students at Lake Superior State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Lake Superior State University was $4,711 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 41%.

Lake Superior State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Lake Superior State University.

Lake Superior State University has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 88% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 7% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Lake Superior State University is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Lake Superior State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 16% students enroll at Lake Superior State University part-time; the other 1,669 students enrolled full-time.

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