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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$55
Undergrad Application Fee
$75
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
500 El Camino Real Santa Clara, CA 95053
Phone: (408) 554-4000
General Site: www.scu.edu
Admissions: http://www.scu.edu/ugrad
Application: http://www.commonapp.org

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Kelly from Denver
  • Sep-25-2013 I am a current student here

    Visit the school beforehand to get a feel of it. There are a lot of shadowing and overnight stay options where you can understand the lifestyle of an SCU student so make use of that.

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  • Maria
  • Jul-29-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Go for a campus tour before applying if you can and to preview day if you are accepted. It helps to see where you're going to be studying and living and the student ambassadors are really helpful. Also ask a lot of questions!

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  • Sydney
  • Jan-31-2013 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    A friend of mine talked to the school and the school is trying to become more prestigious, they are letting fewer students in and offering less money.

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  • Brendan from Danville, CA
  • Jan-22-2013 I am a current student here

    Santa Clara truly prides itself on graduating well-rounded students who can take the lead in their respective fields when they graduate. If you are a well-rounded individual coming out of high school, Santa Clara would be great for you. Don't worry just about your GPA or SAT/ACT scores. The admissions department wants passionate students who are willing to work hard and are inspired to further their minds.

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