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Woodbury University
Burbank, CA
Woodbury, founded in 1884, is a private university of business administration and professional design. Its 22-acre campus is located in Burbank, in the Los Angeles metropolitan area.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,135
   Women 547 (48.2%)
   Men 588 (51.8%)
Graduate Students 183
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 66% of 1,487 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline March 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.40
SAT Math 430-555 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 430-560 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 19-28 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests     X  
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $53,983
  Tuition and Fees $37,882
  Room and Board $11,133
Average Percent of Need Met 56%
Average Freshman Award $25,843
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 86
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 59% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
Burbank Population 104,391
Nearest Metropolitan Area Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 56% of freshmen, 30% of all students
Athletic Conferences  
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
10.8% Asian
3.9% Black/African-American
37.1% Hispanic/Latino
3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.9% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
42.6% White
1.0% Unknown
International Students 23.4%
First-Year Students Returning 77.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 13.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported