California Lutheran UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Thousand Oaks, California Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$44,382

Avg tuition

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About California Lutheran University

California Lutheran University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Thousand Oaks, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,303, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 71%. The university offers 35 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 68%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $44,382.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

71% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 71%

Retention Rate 84%

Graduation Rate 68%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1070-1250

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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59%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

40%

Hispanic

36%

Two or more races

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Asian

5%

Unknown

3%

Black

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

30% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

30%

State Grant Aid

35%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

30%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,164
State Grant Aid $8,550
Institution Grant Aid $24,348
Pell Grant Aid $4,812
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.