Pacific UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Forest Grove, Oregon 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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$46,402

Avg tuition

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About Pacific University

Pacific University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Forest Grove, Oregon. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,832, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 87%. The university offers 55 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 69%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $46,402.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

87% 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 87%

Retention Rate 81%

Graduation Rate 69%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1060-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

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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68%

Female Student Population

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

45%

Unknown

19%

Asian

11%

Hispanic

10%

Two or more races

8%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Black

2%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

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

31%

State Grant Aid

16%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

30%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,183
State Grant Aid $3,282
Institution Grant Aid $28,121
Pell Grant Aid $4,666
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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.