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Founded In 1829. Chartered In 1832.

Saint Louis University .
Literary Department.

This Institution is situated in a pleasant and airy part of the city of St. Louis.

It is the Oldest Establishment of the kind in the State,
And has enjoyed uninterrupted prosperity from its beginning, receiving an extensive
patronage from the Western and Southern States, and from the West Indies and

Its Buildings have been enlarged,
And its plan of studies extended so as to adapt the course of study to all classes of the
community; and it now offers advantages not surpassed by any Institution in the

The Mississippi and its tributaries, and a system of Railroads diverging from the city
in all directions, offer every facility of communication. The Scholastic year commences
on the last Monday of August, and ends about the 5th of July.

Terms, Per Session Of 10½ Months:

Matriculation fee on entrance, $ 10.00
Board and Tuition, (no extra charge for Modern Languages,) 150.00
Washing, and Mending of articles washed, 20.00
Bed and Bedding, if furnished by the Institution, 8.00
Physician's Fee, 5.00
Stationery, (paper, ink, pens and pencils,) 5.00
Music, Drawing, Fencing, Dancing, and use of the Philosophical Apparatus, form extra Charges.
Tuition for day scholars, per session of 10½ months. 40.00

Payments Quarterly, or Semi-annually, in Advance.

For further explanation please address

FerdinandCoosemans, , S.I.Prest.