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About Palo Alto University

Palo Alto University is a private, nonprofit school in an rural setting in Palo Alto, California. .

Palo Alto University offers housing for up to 0 students.

2021 Palo Alto University Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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Tuition $22,980

Palo Alto University Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Palo Alto University

Palo Alto University does not offer early decision or early action.

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2021 Acceptance Rate for Palo Alto University

In 2021, Palo Alto University accepted 0% of applicants.

Palo Alto University Waitlist 2021

Palo Alto University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Palo Alto University?

Palo Alto University is considered to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Palo Alto University, applicants must submit the following items.

Palo Alto University Application Requirements

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Interview
Other Requirements Resume or CV
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Test Scores for Palo Alto University

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Palo Alto University.

Does Palo Alto University Require the ACT or SAT?

Palo Alto University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Dorms at Palo Alto University

Yes! Palo Alto University provides on-campus housing for students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Palo Alto University.

Financial Aid at Palo Alto University

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve 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.

Is Palo Alto University a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Palo Alto University

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Palo Alto University Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does Palo Alto University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! 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 want to see Palo Alto University for yourself, 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

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Palo Alto University ACT Scores

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Palo Alto University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$49,875

In State

$49,875

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$22,980
$22,980
Fees
$5,355
$5,355
Housing
$20,415
$20,415
Books
$1,125
$1,125

Student Life

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Full Time

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Part Time

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

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Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

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Tuition and Fees

In State

$28,335

Out-of-State

$28,335

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 31
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