St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley: Narrative Description

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3400 Pershall Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63135-1499
Tel: (314)513-4200
Admissions: (314)595-4258
Fax: (314)513-2224
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District-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of St. Louis Community College System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1963. Setting: 108-acre suburban campus. Students come from 31 other countries, 53% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/19. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. Area resident tuition: $72 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $93 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $128 per credit hour part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 20 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 20% of eligible men and 15% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Phi Theta Kappa, Student Nurses Association, Women in New Goals, Florissant Valley Association of the Deaf, Student Government Association. Major annual events: awareness days, school spirit days, Children's Christmas Party. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. 90,021 books and 655 serials. 470 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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