5,671
Students
Financial aid thermometer
24,503
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
60
60%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Azusa Pacific University is a University institution located in Azusa, CA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 901 East Alosta Avenue
PO Box 7000
Azusa, CA  91702-7000
United States
Contact Ms. Lynnette Barnes
Processing Coordinator
Email: admissions@apu.edu
Phone: 626-815-6000

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

8,939
Applied
5,374
Accepted
5,671
Enrolled
60%
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Female Admissions

5,682
Females Applied
3,606
Females Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

3,257
Males Applied
1,768
Males Accepted
54%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.74
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 3
One recommendation
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements: SAT composite of 990 (writing excluded) or ACT composite 19

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 1st October 1st
Other early decision plan November 15th January 15th
Transfer July 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 480 610
SAT Math 510 610
ACT Composite 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

36,926
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Fees

580
Full-time student fees
5,770
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

24,503
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,615
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
16,065
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,759
Avg. Loan Aid
11,349
Avg. Grant Aid
11,242
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
36%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
14%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

5,671
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 32.08%
Black or African American 5.25%
White or Caucasian 39.5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.23%
Asian 9.59%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.06%
Two or more races 7.81%
Other 1.62%

Gender

Male (33.91%)
Female (66.09%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Gymnastics No No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Gymnastics No Checkmark Checkmark
Rugby No No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
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Water Polo No Checkmark No

Faculty

1,511
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 485
Part-time - 1,026
Male - 616
Female - 895