University of San Francisco: Review & Facts

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University of San Francisco is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 10,040 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1855 and is one of the 21 colleges and schools located in San Francisco, California.

University of San Francisco is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
81
At University of San Francisco you can get your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of San Francisco follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 81 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Nursing, Law, and Psychology. 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 before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
88%
The student retention rate at University of San Francisco is high at 88% (well above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of San Francisco is good - 70%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of San Francisco is pretty decent -- 15:1. Read more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,900
Average tuition prices are extremely high - around $38,500 a year. The additional fees at University of San Francisco (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $400; this totals $38,900 per year.

Read the details about University of San Francisco 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
69%
According to government data, 11,223 applications were submitted and 7,762 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

University of San Francisco might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at University of San Francisco in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,500
University of San Francisco provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of San Francisco, 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
C-
University of San Francisco offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high -- approximately $8,500 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of San Francisco. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of San Francisco seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of San Francisco Location and Maps



Post Address: University of San Francisco, 2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, California 94117-1080, USA
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