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Have a question for Undergraduate Admissions? Contact us.

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
P.O. Box D
St. Bonaventure University
St. Bonaventure, N.Y. 14778
Phone: (716) 375-2400 
Toll-Free: (800) 462-5050
Fax: (716) 375-4005

Have a question for Graduate Admissions? Contact us.

Phone: (716) 375-2021 
Toll-Free: (800) 462-5050
Fax: (716) 375-4015

Key Facts

  • 90 Percent of our undergraduate degree recipients say they would choose SBU again. 
  • 95 Percent are employed or doing graduate work within 6 months of graduation. 
  • Our graduation rates are consistently 20% higher than the national average. 
  • 11:1 student to faculty ratio
  • Our Career and Professional Readiness Center's comprehensive and innovative programs ensure that each student is exceptionally well prepared to make a successful transition to graduate school or that first job.
  • Franciscan Values

Estimated Costs 2016-2017 Academic Year

In the 2016-2017 academic year, the tuition, fees and estimated costs for a full-time undergraduate student are as follows: 

Direct Costs  (costs billed by the University) 

$31,366   Tuition 
 $965    Fees
 $6,033    Room (Average)
 $5,430    Board
 $43,794    Total Direct Costs

Indirect Costs  (other related expenses students will incur) 

$800   Books and Supplies
700   Personal Expenses
700   Transportation (variable)
$2,200   Total Indirect Costs (estimate)

*  A New Student Fee of approximately $465 is also charged to first time St. Bonaventure students.

Actual costs may vary based on residence hall accommodations, travel costs and personal expenses.  Increases in the tuition, fees and other expenses of a St. Bonaventure education in future years are anticipated.
For graduate tuition and fees, please click here.

Submitting An Application: Freshman

Submitting An Application: Transfers

Contact Sandra Hanson
(716) 375-2033