Ranking  1130      233
Country United States
City Santa Clara
Bachelor (foreigners)20,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)20,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)20,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)20,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $859-1,425 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 60%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1851
Abbreviation SCU
Students 14,999
Academic calendar Quarters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
Accreditation
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
Affiliations
• Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU)
• Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Rankings
World ranking1130
Country ranking233
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking1130
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de Santa Clara
French Université de santa clara
Santa Clara University (SCU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States. SCU began its activity in 1851. It has an urban campus located in Santa Clara.

University ranking. The university is in the top 5% according to international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The results of the examinations and the certificate of the academic performance are required to submission by the admission committee. Throughout the admission period more than 60 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in SCU the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. The academic year is divided into quarters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at SCU is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 20,000 USD per year. SCU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 20,000 USD per year of study. Despite this the students can apply for scholarships provided by the university. The official website of the university (http://www.scu.edu) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. Santa Clara University is average in size with a capacity of 15 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. Both students and the academic staff can participate in the university’s international exchange programs. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Itunes, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of SCU. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered. It is a member of Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU), as well as Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Santa Clara University - Official Description

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