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California State University Fullerton, founded in 1957, is a public university. Its 225-acre campus is located in Fullerton, 35 miles from Los Angeles.

Website: www.fullerton.edu/

Public
Co-ed
34,751
Undergraduate
Students
(56.3%) 19,570 Women
(43.7%) 15,181 Men
5,529
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
43% of 51,415 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
December 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.68
SAT Math
520-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
569 average
520-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,044
Out-of-state: $17,548
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Freshman Award
$11,193
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$14,965
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
993
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 17% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 23% of classes
40-49 students: 13% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Fullerton Population
138,574
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
6% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Tuffy Titan' the Elephant
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
23.0% Asian
1.9% Black/African-American
46.8% Hispanic/Latino
4.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
19.9% White
3.7% Unknown
International Students
6.1%
First-Year Students Returning
88.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
22.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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