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Menlo, founded in 1927, is a private, multipurpose college. Its 62-acre campus is located in Atherton, 30 miles south of San Francisco.

Website: www.menlo.edu/

Private
Co-ed
777
Undergraduate
Students
(44.9%) 349 Women
(55.1%) 428 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
41% of 2,195 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$57,025
Tuition and Fees
$42,800
Room and Board
$14,225
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Freshman Award
$27,990
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,943
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
30
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 42% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
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Campus Life

Atherton Population
7,191
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
60% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Oaks
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
11.3% Asian
6.9% Black/African-American
26.6% Hispanic/Latino
10.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
2.7% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
30.2% White
11.7% Unknown
International Students
14.3% from 35 countries
First-Year Students Returning
77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
43.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
90%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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