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Palo Alto University

Palo Alto, CA 2-Year Grad Private
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About Palo Alto University

Palo Alto University Overview

Palo Alto University is a private, nonprofit school in the rural setting of Palo Alto, California and the school presently has around 76 students per year, which includes 76 undergrads. Palo Alto University offers on-campus housing for students. The majority of students live on campus.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Palo Alto University for Fall 2023 is August 31.

Planning to play sports? Palo Alto University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Palo Alto University on the Student Life page.

2022 Palo Alto University Facts At-A-Glance
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Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Tuition $17,627

Is Palo Alto University a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better sense of what Palo Alto University offers and if the college seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Palo Alto University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Palo Alto University Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Palo Alto University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Palo Alto University

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Palo Alto University's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Palo Alto University.

Based on this information, is Palo Alto University the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Palo Alto University a good school for you?

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Where is Palo Alto University Located?

Palo Alto University is located in the rural setting of Palo Alto, California, less than an hour from San Francisco Bay Area/Silicon Valley.

If you are interested in seeing Palo Alto University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 280 to Palo Alto, or book a flight to the nearest airport, San Francisco International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Palo Alto University and Palo Alto are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1791 Arastradero Road Palo Alto, CA 94304

Campus Setting: Rural

Palo Alto University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 31

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Palo Alto University is Aug 31.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Palo Alto University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Palo Alto University ACT Scores

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Palo Alto University SAT Scores

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Palo Alto University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$44,686

In State

$44,686

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$17,627
$17,627
Fees
$5,353
$5,353
Housing
$20,416
$20,416
Books
$1,290
$1,290

Student Life

Wondering what life at Palo Alto University is like? There are approximately 76 students enrolled at Palo Alto University. 92% percent of students attend school full-time.

92%

Full Time

8%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

76

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$22,980

Out-of-State

$22,980

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 31
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