University of the West
School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More
This school is more affordable than other private schools
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About University of the West
The University of the West is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Rosemead, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 238, and admissions are selective. The university offers 5 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 28%, and a student-faculty ratio of 5:1. Tuition and fees for students are $13,556.
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Retention Rate Insight
75% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.
Graduation Rate Insight
28% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.
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Student Body Stats
This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.Learn more about how we determine school awards
The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.
This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.Learn more about how we determine school awards
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Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
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Female student population
71% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. 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.