The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Saint Louis University is a Private (not-for-profit) and UMass Amherst is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Saint Louis University has more expensive tuition & fees ($47,124) than UMass Amherst ($36,427).
  • It is harder to admit to UMass Amherst than Saint Louis University.
  • UMass Amherst has a higher submitted SAT score (1,265) than Saint Louis University (1,265).
  • UMass Amherst has higher submitted ACT score (28) than Saint Louis University (28).
  • UMass Amherst has more students with 31,642 students while Saint Louis University has 12,229 students.
  • UMass Amherst has more full-time faculties with 1,452 faculties while Saint Louis University has 1,246 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Saint Louis University and University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Saint Louis UniversityUMass Amherst
Saint Louis Universityvs.UMass Amherst
Saint Louis, MissouriLocationAmherst, Massachusetts
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$47,124Tuition & Fees
In-State$16,439
Out-Of-State$36,427
81% ($29,314)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)73% ($10,126)
$29,314Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,126
64.43 %Acceptance Rates57.58 %
18.87 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)19.63 %
1,265SAT Score1,295
28ACT Score30
79 %Graduation Rate83 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
90 %Retention Rate89 %
12,229Student Population31,642
1,246Number of Faculties1,452
9 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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