Within the St. Joe’s student body:
35% of students reported they experienced financial hardship
61% of students who experienced financial hardship had difficulty affording books and class materials
19% of students received no financial support from parents or guardians for living and education expenses.
50% of low-income students are financially independent
68% of low income students rely on loans to pay for St. Joe’s
66% of first generation students rely on loans to pay for St. Joe’s