College Planning Resources

Start here with your research about planning for college.

No matter what stage you are in in the college planning process, this section provides advice and guidance on how to prepare for college and ways to explore what St. Catherine University has to offer to help you.

Topics are in alphabetical order.

Accreditation information for St. Catherine University

St. Catherine University is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and for certain degree programs.

Career Services at St. Catherine University

Find career resources,jobs and internships, and information about majors and careers.

Consumer Tools

Explore tools that aid in facilitating comparison of aid packages offered by different educational institutions.

The College Scorecard

A consumer planning tool and resource to assist prospective students and their families as they evaluate options in selecting a school.

College Navigator

A consumer tool that provides school information to include tuition and fees, retention and graduation rates, use of financial aid, student loan default rates and features a cost calculator and school comparison tool.

Estimated Cost of Living Expenses

St. Catherine University constructs an estimated cost of attendance for each student that includes tuition, fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, and miscellaneous personal expenses associated with attending the university. A student’s actual costs may vary based upon their own unique circumstances.

We include both direct costs (billed by St. Catherine University) and indirect costs (realistic allowances for transportation and personal expenses, for example).

Estimates of future costs and aid eligibility are subject to change based on factors that cannot be reliably predicted. Unforeseeable variables could result in a student’s actual costs and aid eligibility being higher or lower than estimates provided.

Undergraduate College for Women Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate College for Adults Cost of Attendance

Graduate College Cost of Attendance

Room and Board rates

Financial Aid Information

St. Catherine University financial aid types, policies, forms, resources, and application instructions.

Net Price Calculator

By completing the Net Price Calculator, students can estimate their costs to attend St. Catherine University as well as explore the grants, scholarships, and other aid programs they may be eligible to receive. It is not intended to serve as a financial aid award notice.

Professional Licensure and State Requirements

Additional requirements (i.e. training, experience, examinations, etc.) necessary to obtain a license, certification or approval for which the course of education is designed to provide preparation.

Student Right to Know

St. Catherine University graduation rates, student outcomes, and other consumer information.


Undergraduate and graduate tuition and fee rates.