At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1852
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $45,635
  • Selectivity
  • Less Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Oakland, CA

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

March 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 84%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 16%
  • Application Fee
  • $50
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

92%

Top half of HS class

65%

Top quarter of HS class

33%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 485-640
  • Math
  • 440-593
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 23-29
  • English
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Less Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 84%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 16%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 821

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$45,635

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,514

books and supplies

$13,528

room and board

$60,677

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$45,635

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,514

books and supplies

$13,528

room and board

$60,677

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $17,758
  • $30-$48K
  • $16,535
  • $48-$75K
  • $26,449
  • $75-$110K
  • $30,093
  • $110 & UP
  • $35,379
Financial aid

100%

Receiving Financial Aid

39%

Receiving Federal Grants

68%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: March 1

Student Life

Student Body

821

Total undergrad enrollment

524

Total grad students

24%

Out-of-state

75%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 100%

    FEMALE

  • N/A

    MALE
Organizations

50

Student Organizations

0

Fraternities

0

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

50%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 9%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 9%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 26%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 45%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

10:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

91

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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