Financial aid thermometer
3,371
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Grand Canyon University is a Comprehensive institution located in Phoenix, AZ, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 3300 West Camelback Road
PO Box 11097
Phoenix, AZ  86017-3030
United States
Contact Enrollment
Email: admissionsonline@gcu.edu
Phone: 800-486-7085

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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Education 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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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 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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Psychology 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

841
Accepted
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Female Admissions

Not Reported
Females Applied
565
Females Accepted
0%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

Not Reported
Males Applied
276
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate

Applying

Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.75

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

16,500
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Fees

2,500
Full-time student fees
8,100
Room & board
4,000
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

3,371
Avg. Financial Aid Package
3,350
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,000
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,701
Avg. Loan Aid
0
Avg. Grant Aid
3,360
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
0%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.07%
Black or African American 21.58%
White or Caucasian 27.35%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.69%
Asian 1.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.22%
Two or more races 1.66%
Other 40.42%

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 40%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcome Week, ASGCU Events and Home Basketball Games

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
International Student Association, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Student Nurses Association, Canyon Crazies and AZ Hosa

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
staffed gates to enter campus after non-business hours

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
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Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
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Wrestling No Division 2 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
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Wrestling No No No