4,185
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
77
77%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

United States International University–Africa is a Comprehensive institution located in Nairobi, KEN, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 14634
Thika Road Kasarani
Nairobi
Kenya
Contact Phone: 254-2-3606000

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Tourism And Travel Services Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

833
Applied
644
Accepted
4,185
Enrolled
77%
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Female Admissions

450
Females Applied
371
Females Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

383
Males Applied
273
Males Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
2.79
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs Interview

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

279,000
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Fees

23,400
Full-time student fees
228,180
Room & board
90,000
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
Alumni

Student Body

4,185
Total undergrad students

Gender

Male (46.4%)
Female (53.6%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 5%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Mr. and Miss USIU, Black History Month Events and Frieda Brown Day (community service and integration activity)

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Business club, Aiesec, Basket Ball, Hockey and Drama club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
24-hour Hostel reception security desk

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Softball Checkmark No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Rugby No No No
Soccer No No No
Softball Checkmark No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

30:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Male - 156
Female - 81