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University of San Francisco

1,886 reviews
  1. San Francisco, CA
  2. 4 Year
B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    A+
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    A
  7. Professors
    A-
  8. Location
    A+
  9. Dorms
    C
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    B-
University of San Francisco is ...
Private not-for-profit, Catholic
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-AAA
Athletic Conference
West Coast Conference
Address
2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117
Website

University of San Francisco Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
60%
SAT Range
1040-1250
ACT Range
23-28
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$32,867/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $22,694/ year
  • $30-48k
    $23,556/ year
  • $49-75k
    $28,413/ year
  • $76-110k
    $31,718/ year
  • $110k+
    $43,564/ year

Academics

Professors
A-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.83 responses
68%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.84 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.83 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,529Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
27%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 39 responses
  • Can somehow afford the tuition and I cannot
    10%
  • Friendly
    13%
  • Hipster
    18%
  • Not outgoing. At all.
    3%
  • Outgoing
    10%
  • RICH Asians!
    18%
  • Stuck up
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
95%
Poll
3%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.115 responses
Poll
4%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.141 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 40 responses
  • Beautiful
    28%
  • San Francisco
    38%
  • Too expensive; this isn't Ivy league or Harvard
    35%

After University of San Francisco

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$61,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
70%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
67%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.39 responses

Reviews

1,886 reviews
  • Excellent
    318
  • Very Good
    682
  • Average
    670
  • Poor
    149
  • Terrible
    67
They do have a lot of internship opportunities because we're in the heart of San Francisco.
  • College Freshman
  • 26 days ago
Pretty good in the class sizes they're small, so more one on one time with the professor.
  • College Freshman
  • 26 days ago
I really like it so far, it's very different from a public university.
  • College Freshman
  • 26 days ago