Student Population
National Rank
Spring Arbor University overview
 Location Spring Arbor, Michigan
 Online arbor.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Free Methodist
Spring Arbor University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Spring Arbor, Michigan, Spring Arbor University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Free Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,173 prospective students applied, and 832 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 192 enrolled in the school.  2,585 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 851 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $28,210 plus fees of $600. SAU is ranked 482 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Spring Arbor University overview
SAT 1020/1230
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.39
Applications Accepted
Spring Arbor University overview
Applications Due Aug 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Spring Arbor University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$600
Room and Board $10,010
Budget for Other Expenses$1,780
Total One Year Cost$41,400


Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Spring Arbor University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 31%
Work and Family Studies 14%
Health Professions 11%
Education 10%
Human Services 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=172334 IPEDS survey data for Spring Arbor University.