Chapman University

Orange, CA, USA
4.07 Average Rating

Chapman university was founded by the Disciples of Christ in 1861 as a private, nonprofit university located in Orange, California. CU began the Semester-at-Sea study abroad program that lets students travel the world, visiting places such as Shanghai, South Africa, and Singapore. Chapman is ranked #5 in Regional Universities West according to U.S. News & World Report. The school is affiliated with the 1939 Society and other survivor organizations of the Holocaust, in which it is a leader in studies.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 27
Average SAT Composite: 1198

What Students Are Saying

4.07 Average Rating
Chapman University is an up-and-coming school, as seen through not only the expansion of campus facilities but the growth in student resources. Chapman will continue to grow for the simple reason that people with not just higher SAT scores but higher ambitions are applying to and choosing to attend Chapman. At this school you will find the perfect balance of a challenging workload and a fun social life.
Chapman is a small tight-knit university with a lot of spirit. If you are serious about your education, like small classrooms, want to get involved, and want to know your professors, this is hands-down the place to attend. Beautiful weather and a wonderful community.
Michael from San Diego, CA

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