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Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, California4-yearPrivate
Private school in California with 5,800 total undergraduate students

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
54%
Women
57%

Men
50%

Total number of applicants
16,848
Women: 51%
Men: 49%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
17%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$72,393
Out-of-state
$72,393

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Optional

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 23%
ACT: 16%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
1,549
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
47%
Enrolled men:
53%
6-year graduation rate
91%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
95%

Student diversity

Moderately diverse
International students
4%

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

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
None

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
West Coast Conference

Location

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
Far West

Campus culture

Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic

HBCU
No

Contact information

(408) 554-4000
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
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