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Palo Alto University

Palo Alto, California
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Overview
Private not-for-profit
147 Undergraduates
Rural: Fringe
Mostly Women
Private
Region: West
Size: Small
Doctoral
Palo Alto University
1791 Arastradero Rd
Palo Alto, California
94304-1337
(800) 818-6136
www.paloaltou.edu
Location

Palo Alto is a charter city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, California, United States, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Palo Alto means tall tree in Spanish; the city is named after a coastal redwood tree called El Palo Alto. The city was established by Leland Stanford Sr. when he founded Stanford University, following the death of his son, Leland Stanford Jr. Palo Alto includes portions of Stanford University and shares its borders with East Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Stanford, Portola Valley, and Menlo Park. More from Wikipedia...

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Students
37%

Men

63%

Women

29

Average Age of Entering Students

66

New Transfer Students

Admissions
Costs
$0

Average Tuition

91%

Have Loans

$17,556

Median Debt

Academics
15.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

Psychology

Top Major

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