George Fox University: Review & Facts

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George Fox University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,485 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1885 and is the only school located in Newberg, Oregon.

George Fox University is affiliated with Friends Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
At George Fox University you can obtain your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

George Fox University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Education, Psychology, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
82%
George Fox University student retention rate is high at 82% (well above Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at George Fox University is average: 66%.

Student to faculty ratio at George Fox University is pretty good - 13:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,300
Average tuition price is very high - around $29,900 per year. The additional fees at George Fox University beyond tuition are about $400; this totals $30,300 per academic year.

Read the details about George Fox University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
75%
As reported in recent data, 2,215 applications were submitted and 1,672 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at George Fox University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
George Fox University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at George Fox University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
A
George Fox University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- nearly $5,500 per year.

Based on the college crime information, George Fox University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

George Fox University Location and Maps



Post Address: George Fox University, 414 N Meridian St, Newberg, Oregon 97132, USA
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