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Woodbury University

Burbank, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate63%
Acceptance Rate63%

About Woodbury University

Woodbury University Overview

Woodbury University is a private, nonprofit school in a suburban setting in Burbank, California. Woodbury University was founded in 1884 and the school presently has around 1,036 students a year, which includes 937 undergraduates. Woodbury University offers housing for up to 224 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.

Student Involvement at Woodbury University

Are you interested in music or performing?

Interested in joining a fraternity or sorority? Woodbury University has both fraternities and sororities.

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

2022 Woodbury University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 63%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 0%
Tuition $43,392
Percent of Need Met 60.9%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $31,146

Is Woodbury University a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how competitive a college is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better view of what Woodbury University offers and if the college could be a good choice for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Woodbury University

It is moderately difficult to get into Woodbury University. The acceptance rate at Woodbury University is 63%. Last year, 1,453 students applied to Woodbury University and 916 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Woodbury University

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

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Woodbury University, around 75% return for their sophomore year. 59% of Woodbury University undergrads graduate within six years. 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 for Woodbury University Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Woodbury University by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Woodbury 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.

Woodbury University meets 60.9% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Woodbury University full-time are awarded $31,146 a year in financial aid, on average.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $30,409 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

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

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out 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 Woodbury University.

Based on this information, is Woodbury 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 Woodbury University a good school for you?

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Where is Woodbury University?

Woodbury University is located in the suburban setting of Burbank, California, less than an hour from Los Angeles.

If you are interested in seeing Woodbury University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Burbank, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Hollywood Burbank.

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

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College Info

7500 North Glenoaks Boulevard Burbank, CA 91504-1052

Campus Setting: Suburban

Woodbury University Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Woodbury University is Continuous processing.

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

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Woodbury University is like? There are approximately 1,036 students enrolled at Woodbury University, including 937 undergraduate students and 99 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time, 87% percent are from CA and 13% percent of students are from other states.


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