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Student Profile - Fall 2013

Please note that this page is updated annually in the month of December.

 

Enrollment


School Undergraduate Graduate Total

College of Arts and Sciences

        3,068
   45
  3,113
Leavey School of Business         1,421   929   2,350
School of Engineering            946
  777
  1,723
School of Law              -   858
   858
School of Education and Counseling Psychology
             -   578    578
Jesuit School of Theology
             -   148    148
Fall 2013 Enrollment Total
        5,435
3,335 8,770
Summer 2013 Enrollment Total
        1,017
1,647 2,664

 

Freshman Class Profile

Fall 2013 - Class of 2017
Applications  14,980
Accepted   7,456
Enrolled   1,291


 

Enrolled Freshman

Middle 50% of Scores
GPA    
 3.69  (unweighted 4 point scale)          
SAT Critical Reading
 580 - 680
SAT math
 610 - 700
ACT Composite  27-31


Enrolled Freshmen Demographics


Religious background: Catholic
 43%
From Jesuit high schools  13%
From other Catholic high schools  20%
From private high schools (Non-Jesuit)  15%
From public high schools
 52%
Alumni ties  29%
Live in residence halls  94%
From California  61%         
From other states and countries
 39%
Number of states  33
Number of foreign countries  19


 

Transfers

Applied 1,046       
Accepted
   345
Enrolled
   146
Mean GPA (admitted)
  3.60


 

Student Statistics

Fall 2013
Gender  Undergraduate  Graduate
  Male  2,724 (50%)  1,755  (53%)
  Female
 2,711 (50%)

 1,580  (47%)



 


Ethnicity
 Undergraduate  Graduate
  American Indian or Alaskan Native 7 (<1%) 4 (<1%)
  Asian
850 (16%) 1,249 (37%)
  Black or African American
166 (3%) 69 (2%)
  Hispanic of any race
982 (18%) 305 (9%)
  Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
13 (<1%) 15 (<1%)
  White 2,611 (48%) 1,206 (36%)
  Two or more non-Hispanic races or ethnicities
362 (7%) 66 (2%)
  Race and Ethnicity unknown
444 (8%) 421 (13%)

 



 

Other Statistics (2012-13)

Freshman retention rate (fall 2012 cohort)
 95%
Six-year graduation rate (fall 2007 cohort)
 84%
Average class size  23
Classes with fewer than 30 students  74%
Student to faculty ratio  12:1



 

 

Student Costs

Undergraduate Program (2013-14)
Tuition and fees                   
 $42,156 per year
Room and board  $12,546 per year (varies)


 

Graduate Programs (2013-14)
Law School tuition  $1,500 per quarter unit    
MBA tuition  $   915 per quarter unit
Engineering tuition  $   830 per quarter unit
Counseling Psychology and Education tuition  $   518 per quarter unit   
Pastoral Ministries tuition  $   488 per quarter unit
Jesuit School of Theology tuition  $9,135 per semester (varies with program)


 

 

Financial Assistance

Undergraduate Students (2013-14)
Total scholarships/grants  $79,645,884
Total student and parent loans  $30,032,219
Work Study  $  1,231,736
Receiving aid 84%


 

Graduate Students (2013-14)
Total scholarships/grants  $  3,116,100
Total student loans  $11,703,792
Work Study  $      13,000
Receiving aid  50%


 

Law Students (2013-14)
Total scholarships/grants  $  6,125,823
Total student loans  $30,646,822
Work study  $    150,500
Receiving aid  80%

 

Jesuit School of Theology (2013-14)
Total scholarships/grants  $665,816
Total student loans  $305,753
Receiving aid  45%


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