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Campus & Student Life at Cardinal Stritch University

Home to about 1,068 undergraduates in 2020, Cardinal Stritch is a small, private university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. A safe, suburban environment can offer many of the amenities of city living without the constant hum. Should you tire of the campus however, Cardinal Stritch offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Cardinal Stritch can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Cardinal Stritch Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Cardinal Stritch University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.

Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.

Cardinal Stritch Has a Disability Services Site

For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Cardinal Stritch Disability Services.

Cardinal Stritch for the Military

While not a "service academy", Cardinal Stritch does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Cardinal Stritch Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Cardinal Stritch for Veterans Guide.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Cardinal Stritch University

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,068 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 576 (53.9%). Part-time attendance was 492 (46.1%).


Cardinal Stritch University is Ranked #1,186 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Cardinal Stritch is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Cardinal Stritch #1186 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Cardinal Stritch University

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Cardinal Stritch by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Cardinal Stritch Diversity Guide.

Cardinal Stritch University Competes in the NIAA

Cardinal Stritch has a total of 129 student athletes, 65 men and 64 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$1,945,317
Total Expenses (all teams)$1,867,798

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Cardinal Stritch University Athletics

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