General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established
Abbreviation USF
Teachers 676
Students 9,488
Foreigners 13%
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Green and gold
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
For City and University
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 ranking934
Country ranking179
International Students336
Cost of living in San Francisco, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 1,244 1,696
Food 391 644
Transportation 56 171
Communications and utilities 93 98
Clothing 27 96
Sports and leisure 36 117
Accommodation in San Francisco, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre1,257
Shared room in city centre1,713
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre2,083
1 bedroom apartment in city centre2,682
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking934
QS World University Rankings876
Webometrics Ranking1021
Alternative title
French Université de san francisco
Spanish Universidad de San Francisco
Location on map - University of San Francisco
University of San Francisco (USF) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States.

University of San Francisco - Description

The University of San Francisco was founded in 1855 as the first university in San Francisco and the second oldest university in California. USF is a private, Jesuit university with a long and distinguished history in the sciences and liberal arts, and strives to educate leaders who will fashion a more humane and just world. Of the 8,500 students at USF, 40% are graduate students. The College of Arts and Sciences offers three graduate programs through its Department of Economics: the M.S. in Financial Analysis, M.A. in Economics, M.A. in International and Development Economics. In addition, the School of Business offers its M.B.A. program. As one of the six schools at the university, the College of Arts and Sciences is dedicated to preparing graduate students for the ever-changing opportunities and challenges of our world. Approximately 700 students pursue graduate school in the Arts and Sciences each year, and 300 students in the MBA program.
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