ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled Saved to Favorites.
Colleges / Samuel Merritt University

Samuel Merritt University

Oakland, CA 2-Year Grad Private

About Samuel Merritt University

Samuel Merritt University is a private, nonprofit school located in the urban setting of Oakland, CA, less than an hour from San Francisco.

Founded in 1909, the institution currently enrolls around 2,141 students a year, including 919 undergrads. The institution runs on a trimester academic calendar.

2021 Admissions Facts About Samuel Merritt University

Acceptance rate: 0%

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What's the acceptance rate at Samuel Merritt University in 2021?

Around 0 percent of all applicants to Samuel Merritt University are accepted each year.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Samuel Merritt University a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and graduation rates

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

Job outcomes and student debt

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 Samuel Merritt University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Samuel Merritt University a good school for YOU?

Thinking of applying to Samuel Merritt University for Fall 2022?

Click the heart icon to save Samuel Merritt University to your own personal list of schools that you'd like to attend!

Read on to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics and majors and more. Or, visit the College Confidential forums to join the conversation about Samuel Merritt University and get personalized recommendations for other colleges that might be perfect for you.

College Info

3100 Telegraph Avenue Oakland, CA 94609-3108

Campus Setting: Urban

Samuel Merritt University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Dec 1

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Samuel Merritt University is Dec 1.

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

Samuel Merritt University ACT Scores

ic_reflect

ACT Range

Not available

Stand out on your college application

  • • Qualify for scholarships
  • • Most students who retest improve their score
Sponsored by ACT
Take the Next ACT Test

Samuel Merritt University SAT Scores

ic_reflect

Composite SAT Range

Not available

ic_reflect

Math SAT Range

Not available

ic_reflect

Reading SAT Range

Not available

Samuel Merritt University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$50,138

In State

$50,138

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$47,928
$47,928
Fees
$2,210
$2,210
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Samuel Merritt University is like? There are approximately 2,141 students enrolled at Samuel Merritt University, including 919 undergraduate students and 1,222 graduate students. 61% percent of students attend school full-time.

61%

Full Time

39%

Part Time

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,141

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$50,138

Out-of-State

$50,138

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Unknown
9331376C-347F-48E1-9EA3-63CB6BA2D682
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
F43DB07C-E631-43A5-9C99-000231808F35
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
ECE68226-946A-49FB-9EBE-25C918B98643
Need Advice or Have a Question About Samuel Merritt University?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation