Facts & Figures

ACADEMICS

  • Academic majors: 40
  • Undergraduate schools: Three, including Economics and Business Administration Liberal Arts, and Science.
  • Undergraduate degrees: Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science
  • Graduate degrees: Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Leadership, Master of Education, Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Master of Business Administration, Executive Master of Business Administration, and Doctorate in Educational Leadership
  • Student-faculty ratio: 11:1
  • Average class size: 19
  • Academic calendar: 4-1-4, two four-month terms and one four-week January Term.
  • Number of full-time faculty: 219
  • Percentage of full-time faculty with doctorates: 95percent

STUDENT PROFILE

  • Number of undergraduates: 2,754, including 650 freshmen
  • Number of adult and graduate students: 1,276
  • Gender distribution of fall 2015 freshmen:
    Female: 62 percent
    Male: 38 percent
  • Ethnic diversity of fall 2015 freshmen
    White: 46.9 percent
    Hispanic/Latino: 25.percent
    Asian: 15.7percent
    African-American/Black: 6.3percent
    Native American: 1.2 percent
    International: 2.0 percent
    Other/not reported: 1. percent
  • Geographic diversity of fall 2015 freshmen
    Northern California: 70 percent 
    Southern California: 13 percent
    Out of state: 16 percent 
    International: 2 percent
  • Percent of undergraduates living on campus:
    Freshmen & upperclassmen: 55 percent
    Freshmen: 99 percent

ATHLETICS

  • Division I teams: 17
  • Club sports teams: 13
  • Conference affiliation: West Coast Conference
  • Mascot: The Gael

CAMPUS LOCATION

  • Located in Moraga, just 23 miles east of San Francisco, the 420-acre campus enjoys a moderate climate that permits yearlong outdoor recreation, with ample opportunities for hiking and biking on area trails. There are several parks in the area and two shopping centers.

ARTS

  • The Saint Mary's College Museum of Art is the only accredited art museum in Contra Costa County, and features work from widely acclaimed artists and collections.
  • The Creative Writing Reading Series features guest authors and poets.
  • The Performing Arts Department presents student productions in theatre, music and dance.
  • River of Words provides art and poetry programs and curricula for k-12 students and teachers.

FACTS & FIGURES

  • Tuition and fees: $42,780
  • Room and board: $14,490
  • Percentage of full-time undergraduates receiving financial aid: 86 percent
  • Percentage of freshmen receiving financial aid: 75 percent
  • Average undergraduate financial aid package: $31,995
  • 2015-16 operating budget: $128,724,000
  • Endowment: $172.7M (as of June 30, 2015)
  • Faculty & Staff Ethnic Distribution: chart

CONTACT INFORMATION

  • Address: 1928 St. Mary’s Road, Moraga, California, 94575
  • Website: stmarys-ca.edu
  • Phone: (925) 631-4000
  • Admissions: (925) 631-4224 or (800) 800-4762
  • College Communications: (925) 631-4278