Universite Sainte-Anne: Narrative Description

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UNIVERSITE SAINTE-ANNE K-5

Church Point, NS, Canada B0W 1M0
Tel: (902)769-2114; Admissions: (902)769-2114; Fax: (902)769-2930; E-mail: [email protected]; Web Site: http://www.usainteanne.ca/

Description: Province-supported, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1890. Setting: 115-acre rural campus. Endowment: $1.4 million. Research spending 2002-03: $60,000. Educational spending 2002-03: $3125 per student. Total enrollment: 286. 180 applied, 69% were admitted. 18% from top 10% of their high school class. Students come from 2 provinces and territories, 4 other countries, 35% from out-of province, 8% 25 or older, 60% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Universite du Quebec, Acadia University, Universite de Moncton, Nova Scotia-New England Exchange Program.

Entrance Requirements: Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: essay, 3 recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30 Canadian dollars. Tuition, fee, and room and board charges are reported in Canadian dollars. Canadian resident tuition: $4975 full-time. Mandatory fees: $210 full-time. College room and board: $5725. College room only: $2810. International student tuition: $7226 full-time.

Collegiate Environment: Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Most popular organizations: Student Organization, Amnesty International, Club de Plein Air, Education Committee, Commerce Committee. Major annual events: Winter Carnival, Expo Commerce, Evening at the Theatre. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: student patrols, late night transport-escort service, 14-hour patrols by trained security personnel. Option: coed housing available. Louis R. Comeau Library plus 3 others with 84,000 books, 340 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending 2002-03: $185,000. 23 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.