Santa Clara University

Institutional Research

Freshmen Class Profile

Each year, SCU takes the statistics of the incoming freshmen class and posts them as a snapshot for the community to see. The Freshmen Class Profile contains different information about the incoming class including academics, the type of school attended before Santa Clara, their geographic location, and other useful facts about the newest class at SCU.

Fall 2014 Entering Class

 
Students

Applicants
Accepted
Enrolled
14,985
7,395
1,319

Academics
 
Average GPA
SAT Critical Reading (25th -75th percentile)
SAT Math (25th -75th percentile)
ACT Composite (25th -75th percentile)
Top 10% of Class
Top 25% of Class
3.67
590-680
620-710
27-32
54%
86%

Where They Went to High School
 

Public
Catholic (non-Jesuit)
Jesuit
Private
Other

45%
23%
14%
18%
1%

Where They Are From
 
California Residents
38 Other US States
International, Representing 23 Foreign Countries
57%
39%
4%

Other Facts
 
Alumni Related
Students of Color
Underrepresented Minorities
Male to Female Ratio
Live on Campus
25%
47%
29%
50/50
96%

 



 

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