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Website: www.scu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
5,694
Undergraduate
Students
(50.0%) 2,848 Women
(50.0%) 2,846 Men
2,975
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate
49% of 16,300 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 7

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.69
SAT Math
690 average
650-740 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
664 average
630-700 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
30 average
28-32 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$75,615
Tuition and Fees
$55,629
Room and Board
$15,972
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Freshman Award
$37,952
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$26,603
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
568
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 23% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Santa Clara Population
119,311
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco, San Jose
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
58% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Broncos
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
18.3% Asian
3.2% Black/African-American
18.8% Hispanic/Latino
7.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
49.4% White
2.0% Unknown
International Students
4.4% from 27 countries
First-Year Students Returning
94.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
86.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
80%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
13.8%
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