2,569
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,230
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
78
78%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

George Fox University is a University institution located in Newberg, OR, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 414 North Meridian Street
Newberg, OR  97132
United States
Contact Ms. Lindsay Knox
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissions@georgefox.edu
Phone: 503-554-2240
Fax: 503-554-3110

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Organizational Communication Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
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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Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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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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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness 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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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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Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,980
Applied
2,334
Accepted
2,569
Enrolled
78%
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Female Admissions

1,769
Females Applied
1,416
Females Accepted
80%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,211
Males Applied
918
Males Accepted
76%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.56
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Essay
One recommendation
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
Recommended Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 23 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

35,500
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Fees

370
Full-time student fees
11,250
Room & board
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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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

22,230
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,100
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
11,356
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,989
Avg. Loan Aid
13,374
Avg. Grant Aid
18,195
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
84%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
35%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,569
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
49%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.52%
Black or African American 1.76%
White or Caucasian 68.37%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.63%
Asian 4.22%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.43%
Two or more races 6.37%
Other 3.36%

Gender

Male (44.02%)
Female (55.98%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 55%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Serve Day, Juniors Abroad and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Christian Ministries, Orientation Committee, Outdoor Club and Bruin Ambassadors and Blue Zone

Campus Security & Safety

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24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
parking lot cameras, video surveillance of key buildings

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark Checkmark No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Lacrosse No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty

604
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 195
Part-time - 409