St. Olaf College CDS Summary: 1997-98 – 2006-07

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Academic Profile of First Year Students
Academic Profile2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
First-years submitting SAT scores (C9)44%46%48%46%46%47%45%45%47%48%
First-years submitting ACT scores (C9)86%85%86%90%88%85%87%88%87%86%
SAT I Verbal - 25th Percentile (C9)580590600580590580580580570550
SAT I Verbal - 75th Percentile  (C9)700700710700690680680680680670
SAT I Math - 25th Percentile  (C9)590580590580580570590570570560
SAT I Math - 75th Percentile  (C9)700690700690690680680680690670
ACT Composite - 25th percentile (C9)25252525252525242424
ACT Composite - 75th percentile (C9)30303030302930292929
First-years submitting high school class rank (C10)78%79%85%87%86%88%90%89%91%95%
Top ten percent of high school graduating class (C10)51%48.80%49%47%50%49%49%48%46%45%
Admissions Profile
Admissions Profile2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Admission Profile for Men
Applied (C1)1520127612951007999957958916892871
Admitted (C1)960895811774708733726717745690
Enrolled (C1)357338331298300311313312324309
Admission Profile for Women
Applied (C1)2009171518491510162515061547144313601440
Admitted (C1)1332128812131120119711491116108611211110
Enrolled (C1)436426446422479434443454431418
Early decision applications received (C21)11288131139125149136161156140
Applicants admitted under early decision plan (C21)9985107115110127110131141120
Offered wait-list (C2)20988104252101153131131147
Accepted wait-list (C2)1867286182N/A82131
Admitted from wait-list (C2)0178531942464677
Transfer applicants (D2)169167155152154169157141130
Admitted appllicants (D2)456756636162828267
Enrolled applicants (D2)304433403840415042
Class Sizes
Class Size Profile2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Student-Faculty Ratio (I2)12.6:112.5:112.5:111.8 : 112.7 : 112.5 : 112.7 : 112.3 : 112.0 : 111.5 : 1
%sections <2048.80%46.60%43.50%44.40%40.90%41.20%44.80%45.00%50.70%54.00%
Class sections less than 10 (I13)48384439495158548679
Class sections between 10 and 19 (I13)227220194201170168185189211237
Class sections between 20 and 29 (I13)211211221195215213209209211203
Class sections between 30 and 39 (I13)48535771626564605847
Class sections between 40 and 49 (I13)6591415161010810
Class sections between 50 and 99 (I13)2124191922171718129
Class sections over 99 (I13)233221
%sections >=504.10%4.90%4.00%3.90%4.50%3.40%3.10%3.30%2.00%1.60%
Degrees Awarded
Degrees awarded (July 1-June 30 of prior year)2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
# Degrees awarded in previous year (B3)715689708690692648670674655617
Six year graduation rate (by August 31, six years) (B11)84.70%83.60%84.00%81.30%80.40%80.20%75.10%77.20%78.50%78.20%
First year retention rate (B22)93.30%92.10%93.60%92.30%93.00%92.60%91.70%91.50%91.60%88.50%
% of total majors, including double majors 
Social sciences and history (J1)16.40%17%19.70%16.60%21.50%17.60%18.20%19.70%19.70%20.10%
Visual and performing arts (J1)14.70%13%14.60%13.60%14.00%12.80%14.50%14.10%14.10%14.80%
English (J1)7.70%10%8.80%8.50%9.50%9.90%12.70%12.20%13.60%10.50%
Physical Sciences & Mathematics (J1)13.30%13%10.30%11.20%12.70%14.50%11.90%13.20%13.20%12.90%
Biological and Life Sciences (J1)11.40%8%8.20%12.30%13.60%15.90%11.30%11.60%11.60%12.00%
Psychology (J1)5.70%9%7.30%9.00%9.00%6.60%8.20%9.60%9.60%8.00%
Faculty Profile
Faculty Profile2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Total number of instructional faculty (I1)324332327334322322315320321330
Total full-time faculty (I1)195197195206192195193195207215
Full time minority faculty (I1)101111111179101111
Full time faculty who are men (I1)112113113120114111118122129141
Full time faculty who are women (I1)83848286788475737874
Total part-time faculty (I1)129135132128130127122135114115
Part-time minority faculty (I1)6555432401
Part-time faculty who are men (I1)65687065626361655449
Part-time faculty who are women (I1)64676263686461706066
Need-Based Financial Aid
Need-Based Financial Aid (in $1000 units)2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Federal (H1)$1,398 $1,518 $1,668 $1,726 $1,446 $1,287 $1,243 $1,168 $1,264 $1,182
State (H1)$1,680 $1,607 $1,668 $1,781 $1,776 $1,782 $1,945 $1,926 $1,952 $1,908
Institutional (H1)$26,659 $24,184 $21,687 $18,816 $16,452 $15,557 $14,010 $13,181 $12,166 $12,754
External Sources (H1)$1,330 $1,420 $1,317 $1,201 $1,190 $1,229 $1,193 $1,043 $928$835
Total Scholarships & Grants (H1)$31,068 $28,730 $26,340 $23,524 $20,864 $19,855 $18,393 $17,319 $16,309 $16,680
Student Loans (H1)$8,129 $8,020 $7,665 $7,365 $6,092 $6,913 $8,670 $7,014 $5,989 $6,550
Federal work-study (H1)$2,004 $2,119 $2,124 $1,945 $1,575 $1,778 $1,781 $1,995 $1,592 $474
State WS or other employment (H1)$1,729 $1,153 $1,171 $620$696$478$351$209$763$1,226
Total Self-Help (H1)$11,862 $11,293 $10,960 $9,931 $8,363 $9,169 $10,401 $9,129 $8,344 $8,250
Freshman applicants for financial aid (H2)625577592634692651657670662535
Freshman who received financial aid (H2)511475482484468452466471478464
Full-time students who applied for financial aid (H2)21822088201920942,5662,6192,7872,7262,5131,958
Full-time students who received financial aid (H2)19101877184318431,7201,7851,7791,7511,7711,837
Average aid package for those who received aid (All FT) (Actual) (H2)$22,360 $21,869 $19,797 $18,172 $16,873 $16,354 $15,494 $14,654 $14,481 $13,782
Average gift award included in aid package (All FT) (Actual) (H2)$15,990 $14,973 $14,513 $12,210 $12,421 $11,562 $9,852 $9,895 $7,261
Non-Need-Based Financial Aid
Non-Need-Based Financial Aid (in $1000 units)2006-072004-052004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Federal (H1)$24$33$29$35$35$25$25$19$16
Institutional (H1)$3,966 $3,812 $3,723 $3,230 $3,563 $2,711 $2,324 $2,150 $1,820 $1,397
External Sources (H1)$428$466$527$408$530$523$446$357$338$348
Total Scholarships & Grants (H1)$4,417 $4,312 $4,279 $3,673 $4,128 $3,260 $2,795 $2,508 $2,175 $1,746
Student Loans (H1)$4,240 $3,478 $4,955 $4,154 $2,732 $2,940 $2,759 $2,258 $1,384 $1,100
State WS or other employment (H1)$296$230$345$1,084 $1,157 $1,133 $1,046 $734$291$300
Total Self-Help (H1)$4,536 $3,708 $5,300 $5,239 $3,889 $4,073 $3,806 $2,991 $1,874 $1,400
Parent Loans (H1)$10,962 $10,606 $8,135 $6,107 $3,805 $1,606 $1,479 $1,350 $1,730 $2,400
Students receiving non-need-based aid (All FT) (Actual) (H2A)524510534565632600595585487
Average non-need based award (All FT) (Actual) (H2A)$7,208 $7,210 $6,545 $5,717 $4,625 $4,518 $3,916 $3,697 $3,331
Library Holdings
Library Holdings2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
(data not collected)(data not collected)
Books, serial backfiles, government documents (E4)707,351668,796654,950623,414521,383502,954488,299488,299
Serial subscriptions (E5)2,5382,9451,6162,2161,8051,8941,7031,703
Audiovisual Materials (E7)13,23917,43416,19415,78413,47613,71010,76110,761
Student Profile
Student Profile2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Total students (B1)3041305830462994304130113014299829812975
Full Time Men (B1)1304125612321200121212371260124812461173
Full Time Women (B1)1680174917411729176117041679167916741700
Part Time Men (B1)28303432312124282433
Part Time Women (B1)29233933374951433769
FTE Students: FT + PT/330033022.72997.32950.72995.72964.329642950.72940.32907
Degree-seeking first-time freshmen (B1)793764777720779745753766755725
Men (B1)357339331298300311312312324307
Women (B1)436425446422479434441454431418
Asian or Pacific Islander (B2)37403832332725291619
Hispanic (B2)141014131181171412
Black (non-Hispanic) (B2)81151413676910
American Indian or Alaskan Native (B2)1322111113
Total degree-seeking undergraduates (B1)2993300729762917297429292871286828692829
Men (B1)1312125912401195121512331230122912311164
Women (B1)1681174817361722175916961641163916381665
Asian or Pacific Islander (B2)1451361241101078681777891
Hispanic (B2)48454844373740403933
Black (non-Hispanic) (B2)39423434292832353527
American Indian or Alaskan Native (B2)7865456779
Tuition and Fees
Tuition and Fees2006-072005-062004-052003-042002-032001-022000-011999-001998-991997-98
Tuition, Room, and Board (G1)$35,600 $32,800  $30,950$28,500 $26,950 $25,880 $23,900 $22,570 $21,320 $20,520
Tuition (G1)$28,200 $26,500 $25,150 $23,650 $22,200 $21,280 $19,400 $18,250 $17,140 $16,500
Room and Board (G1)$7,400 $6,300  $5,800$4,850 $4,750 $4,600 $4,500 $4,320 $4,180 $4,020
Pct of graduating class with education debt (H4)62%65% 74%78%64%61%64%71%68%66%
Average per-borrower cumulative indebtedness (H5)$23,993 $19,410  $18,855$18,024 $18,806 $17,842 $18,697 $15,991 $15,959 $15,965

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