At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1949
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $16,975
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Christian
Location and setting

Urban

Phoenix, AZ

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 22

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 57%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 10%
  • Application Fee
  • $0
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

N/A

Top half of HS class

N/A

Top quarter of HS class

N/A

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • N/A
  • English
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 56%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 10%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 46,297

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$16,975

Tuition and fees (in state)

$800

books and supplies

$8,550

room and board

$26,325

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$16,975

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$800

books and supplies

$8,550

room and board

$26,325

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $18,613
  • $30-$48K
  • $19,230
  • $48-$75K
  • $21,563
  • $75-$110K
  • $23,014
  • $110 & UP
  • $22,847
Financial aid

99%

Receiving Financial Aid

42%

Receiving Federal Grants

71%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 22

Student Life

Student Body

46,297

Total undergrad enrollment

29,537

Total grad students

68%

Out-of-state

31%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 72%

    FEMALE

  • 28

    MALE
Organizations

21

Student Organizations

0

Fraternities

0

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

8%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 3%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 17%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 19%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 48%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

19:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

353

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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