The Santa Clara Mission is at the heart of SCU's historic campus.

Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, California
The Santa Clara Mission is at the heart of SCU's historic campus. credit: SCUMATT
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Overview
Private not-for-profit
5,478 Undergraduates
51% Admissions Rate
City: Midsize
Private
Expensive
Region: West
Division 1
Size: Small
Doctoral
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, California
95053
(408) 554-4000
www.scu.edu/
Location

Santa Clara is a city in Santa Clara County, California. The city's population was 116,468 at the 2010 United States Census, making it the ninth-most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area. Located 45 miles southeast of San Francisco, the city was founded in 1777 with the establishment of Mission Santa Clara de Asís, the eighth of 21 California missions. More from Wikipedia...

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Students
52%

Men

48%

Women

20

Average Age of Entering Students

97%

Live On Campus

194

New Transfer Students

Admissions
51%

Acceptance Rate

15%

Enrollment Yield

1270-1450

SAT Range

16,488

Applicants in 2020

Costs
$48,284

Typical Cost

$52,998

Average Tuition

74%

Recieve Financial Aid

91%

Have Loans

$19,500

Median Debt

Academics
11 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6

National Merit Students

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

"Finance

Top Major

Athletics
Basketball Conference:

West Coast Conference

Track & Field Conference:

West Coast Conference

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

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