B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    NG
  6. Party Scene
    B+
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    B+
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    C+
Arizona State University - Downtown Phoenix Campus is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Pacific-12 Conference
Address
411 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Arizona State University - Downtown Phoenix Campus Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
77%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
960-1180
ACT Range
21-26
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Recommended
Early Decision/Early Action

Cost

Net Price
$12,876/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $7,524/ year
  • $30-48k
    $9,895/ year
  • $49-75k
    $13,744/ year
  • $76-110k
    $16,178/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,799/ year
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Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.30 responses
74%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.35 responses
51%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.35 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
8,238Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
36%
Varsity Athletes
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 28 responses
Report
  • Dedicated
    46%
  • Focused
    25%
  • Busy
    21%
  • Diverse
    4%
  • Stressed
    4%
  • Nerdy
    0%
  • Outgoing
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
57%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.47 responses
Poll
76%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.59 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 35 responses
Report
  • School Spirit
    34%
  • Opportunity
    29%
  • Well rounded
    23%
  • Innovative
    14%
  • Fast-paced
    0%
  • Home away from home
    0%
  • Strict
    0%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,400/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
67%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
87%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.31 responses
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Arizona State University - Downtown Phoenix Campus Reviews

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I love the intimate experience that I've had downtown. The campus is small, meaning smaller class sizes, less students in the dorm, and easy walking distance to classes. The academics are challenging, yet rewarding. Here, professors are genuinely interested in their own field and care about making a difference in the students' learning from day to day. The relationships I have built over simply the past semester are unbreakable. I have full faith that a good portion of the people I have met here so far will be in my future for a long time. Overall, I wouldn't want to be anywhere else!
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I loved going to school downtown. I am a east valley girl from birth, I never venture further west than the 101, so this was a whole new experience for me. I loved the freeing feeling of having to walk from my car parked on one side of the city to the other for my classes. I never felt unsafe or uneasy about any of it, either! The campus is a little spread out, but that was half of the fun!
The Downtown Phoenix Campus is a smaller facet of Arizona State University, offering several general ed courses as well as those concerning journalism/media/nursing/law. The courses are taught by professors who challenge students and often keep to relevant assignments and lessons. Professors serve as a good source for students in need of help and are usually available. Relevance begins to lack when it comes to materials--more often than not "required" materials, which tend to cost quite a bit, are used far too sparingly within the semester to merit such emphasis.

An interesting facet concerning ASU's downtown campus is certainly its location. On the surface, it is placed in the midst of Phoenix, but the locations nearby are actually quite relevant to the the majors of interest designed for the schools there (for example, ASU's Cronkite School of Journalism is nearby major metropolitan news organizations). It is a nice way to immerse students that takes them beyond the classrooms.