Salve Regina University

Salve Regina University Ranking

country rank: 769
world rank: 2036

University Overview

Salve Regina University ranking, founded in 1934, is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the suburbs of the big town of Newport, Rhode Island (population range of 10,000-49,999). In addition, there is a branch campus in Providence. Salve Regina University (SRU) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education school nominally linked with the Christian-Catholic Church. It is recognized by the New England Commission on Higher Education. Salve Regina University (SRU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 86-year-old American higher-education school has a stringent admissions criteria based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. This US higher education school is relatively selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. SRU also offers a library, lodging, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Salve Regina University Ranking

University Identity

Name Salve Regina University
Acronym SRU
Founded 1934
Motto Maria Spes Nostra Mary, Our Hope
Colours Navy blue and kelly green

University Location

Address 100 Ochre Point Avenue Newport 02840-4192 Rhode Island United States
Tel +1 (401) 847 6650
Fax +1 (401) 848 2823
Other locations Providence

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 100 Ochre Point Avenue Newport 02840-4192 (401) 341 2908

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Sisters of Mercy - www.mercyhighered.org

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Salve Regina University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 147,721 physical volumes, 18,858 physical media, 28,110 digital/electronic medium and 82 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Salve Regina University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,292 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (AICU) Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) National Association of College Admissions Counseling (NACAC) Council of International Schools (CIS) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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