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Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, CaliforniaPrivate

Your chances

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Acceptance rate

54%

Private school in California with 6,100 total undergraduate students
Urban
Far West
Roman Catholic
On campus housing
D1 Basketball
West Coast Conference
500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4000
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Admissions

Overall acceptance rate
54%
Yield rate - overall
17%

Acceptance rate breakdown

Women
57%

Men
50%

Applicant breakdown

Total number of applicants
16,848

Women: 51%
Men: 49%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$74,646
Out-of-state
$74,646

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Applications

How to apply

Accepts Common App
Test optional
Rec letters optional
Considers class rank
TOEFL required (international applicants)

Tests typically submitted

SAT: 23%

ACT: 16%
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Students

First-year enrolled students (full-time)
1,549
Student diversity
Moderately diverse
4-year graduation rate
88%

6-year graduation rate
91%

Retention rate
95%

Admission policy
Co-ed

International students
4%

Enrolled breakdown by gender

Women: 47%
Men: 53%

Race & ethnicity diversity

Among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander
18%

Black
3%

Hispanic
18%

Native American
< 1%

Other
10%

White
51%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
10:1
Calendar system
Quarter

Special academic offering

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

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