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Cardinal Stritch University

Quick Facts

Financial aid
Percentage of freshmen receiving financial aid: 99%
Student/faculty ratio

Cardinal Stritch University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs that help students develop new skills, gain career-related experience, and build professional networks. Stritch is known as an excellent choice for studying the arts, business, education, leadership, liberal arts, nursing, and the sciences. Students with diverse faith and cultural backgrounds are invited to embrace and live our core Franciscan values of creating a caring community, showing compassion, reverencing creation and making peace. With more than 33,000 alumni, our graduates are known for their roles at nonprofits, schools, small companies, health care organizations, corporations, and entrepreneurial ventures. Through education, academic support, mentoring, and career opportunities, we help students find their mission in life.



Career counseling and advising, job and internship fairs, career development services, and support for finding your mission in life all help to ensure student success both while at Stritch and after graduation.


Enrollment: 1,169
Student/faculty ratio: 15:1


Admission requirements

Undergraduate programs at Stritch are open to men and women who have a high school education or equivalent, transfer credits or prior learning. Applicants are accepted for admission on the basis of past achievements and demonstrated ability to succeed in university work. Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis, but early application is recommended. Programs in the College of Business and Management have additional admission criteria.


How AP/IB credits are handled

Credits are recognized based upon department review.


Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Arts, Master of Education, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Philosophy, Professional Certifications and Teacher Licensure


Percentage of freshmen receiving financial aid: 99%
Percentage of all full-time undergraduates receiving financial aid: 75%
For institution-specific scholarships, contact: Office of Admissions at 800.347.8822 or

FAFSA Code: 003837

Tuition and fees: $29,998
Estimated Room and board: $8,440


Conference/division affiliation: NAIA II (Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference)

Men’s athletics

Basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, track & field, volleyball

Women’s athletics

Basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track & field, softball, volleyball

Intramurals offered


Kathleen A. Rinehart, J.D.

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6801 North Yates Road
Milwaukee, WI 53217-3985

800.347.8822 x4040

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The Stritch Wolves are affiliated with the NAIA and are part of the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC). This allows us to compete against some of the tougher mid-sized college programs throughout the Midwest, which provides for exciting and competitive match ups.