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California Lutheran University - Thousand Oaks Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

3,931 students

44% admitted

  • 3,256 full time
  • 675 part time
  • 1,309 men full time
  • 1,947 women full time
  • 7,245 applied
  • 3,187 admitted
  • 502 enrolled

2,533 Undergraduates

$35,270 tuition/year

  • 1,386 Graduates
  • 12 Non-Degree
  • $35,270 in state
  • $450 fees
  • $11,920 room & board
  • $1,710 books
  • (Based on stats from 2013/2014)

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Evangelical Lutheran Church
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Far West Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Philip from Barstow, CA
  • 0
  • This school is one of the best small schools in the country. It has a killer academic program, as well as top notch D3 sports' programs. What makes this…

  • Jul-04-2012 Read More
  • B
  • 0
  • Its a good school, but be sure to check it out before you agree to go. If you are from the area, be sure you are alright with how close…

  • May-27-2012 Read More
  • Katie from Simi Valley, CA
  • 0
  • Very easy classes and extremely helpful professors. It's nice, but I do worry that I won't be properly prepared after graduation. Nonetheless, I have high hopes for this…

  • Jun-13-2013 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Brandon from Oxnard, CA
  • Jan-01-2012 I am a current student here

    Thousand Oaks is Boring, however California Lutheran Student Council does a lot to ensure that the students are having fun on campus.

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  • 4
  • Alvina from Castaic, CA
  • Oct-03-2011 I am a current student here

    The community here is safe. I have never worried about walking alone to my dorm room at three in the morning. The campus is friendly and there are not that many people who are rude. We all get to know each other because the campus is small enough for everybody to know everybody. I have made the best of friends here and I did not expect any of that to happen.

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  • 4
  • Emily from Santa Rosa Valley, CA
  • Jun-27-2011 I am a current student here

    So many different activites to particpate in or watch. From theater department shows, to football games, CLU really does take care of their students. Also, because it's a small school, you get the advantage of really knowing a lot of people from all class levels.

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  • 4
  • Amanda from Port Hueneme, CA
  • Jun-07-2011 I am a current student here

    I enjoy the area that California Lutheran University is located at. It is in Thousand Oaks where the weather is great. There are nice places to hike and local places to go out to eat and hang out with friends. The campus is beautiful and the people are extremely nice.

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