Silicon Valley University

Silicon Valley University

San Jose, CA
student ratio
total students
$10,400 | $10,400
in-state | out-of-state tuition
May 31
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
sat math
sat reading
sat writing
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
  • Business/marketing
    • Business Administration and Management
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer Science
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.


85% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied49
    • Accepted42
    • Acceptance Rate85%
    • Enrolled206
    • Female Applicants19
    • Females Accepted17
    • Female Acceptance Rate89%
    • Male Applicants30
    • Males Accepted25
    • Male Acceptance Rate83%
  • Applying
    • Application Fee$75
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
      Minimum high school GPA of 1.75
      copy of diploma
    • Required for Some Interview
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman2.70
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen May 31st July 31st Yes
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Not Reported
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer May 31st July 31st --
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$10,400
    • Out-of-state tuition *$10,400
    • In-district tuitionN/A
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student fees$975
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNo
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredInstallments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students206
    • Male Student Percentage56%
    • Female Student Percentage44%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino.38%
    • Black or African American.19%
    • White or Caucasian.38%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native%
    • Asian2.1%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more races%
    • Unknown%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International Breakout96.94% representing 10 other countries
    • Out-of-state Students% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available No
    • Housing Requirements Not Reported
    • Housing options Not Reported
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing Not Reported
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper No
    • Drama / theater group No
    • Student-run radio station No
    • Student-run television station No
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups No
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic No
    • Personal / psychological counseling No
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations Yes
    • Most popular organizations SVU Student Association, Chinese Students Association
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Not Reported
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Not Reported
    • Other Not Reported


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty40
    • Full-time Percentage10%
    • Part-time Percentage90%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%
    • Student:Faculty Ratio13:1 or 523 students to 40 faculty

Location & Contact

2160 Lundy Avenue Suite 110
San Jose, CA 95131

Luna Liu

Admissions Office

Phone: 408-435-8989 ext. 111

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