Ranking  10986   2326
Country United States
City Oakland
Bachelor (foreigners)20,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)20,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)20,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)15,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $1,338-2,151 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1868
Abbreviation HNU
Teachers 299
Students 1,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
Affiliations
• Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
• Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
Rankings
World ranking10986
Country ranking2326
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking10986
Cost of living in Oakland
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 782 1,101
Food 346 587
Transportation 60 182
Communications and utilities 93 96
Clothing 23 82
Sports and leisure 33 102
Total1,3382,151
Accommodation in Oakland USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre790
Shared room in city centre1,113
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre1,309
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,805
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Holy Names University (HNU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in United States. HNU was founded in 1868. The main building of the university proudly stands in Oakland inside an urban campus.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission committee requests both examination results and the document on previous academic performance. Throughout the admission period more than 80 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in HNU the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. The academic year is traditionally consists of two semesters. The tuition fees are quite steep. A year of bachelor studies at HNU will cost you at least 20,000 USD. HNU 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 university also offers an online format of study for the students who are interested. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.hnu.edu).

The composition of the university. Holy Names University is relatively small, teaching about 2000 students on average. The university accepts both local and foreign students. About 299 teachers and professors are employed by HNU. The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of HNU. The students have access to the university’s library. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room. It is a member of Council of Independent Colleges (CIC), as well as Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
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