- 4 Year
- FRESNO, CA
COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
As we explore options in planning for how FPU will open for the 2020-2021 academic year, we continue to consider the safety of our students, faculty and staff the highest priority, and to be guided by the latest health guidelines from county, state and national officials. Please reach out to us if you have any questions or concerns. We are here for you! Learn More
- Academicsgrade B minus
- Valuegrade B
- Diversitygrade B+
- Campusgrade B
- Athleticsgrade B
- Party Scenegrade C+
- Professorsgrade B minus
- Locationgrade C+
- Dormsgrade B
- Campus Foodgrade B minus
- Student Lifegrade B
- Safetygrade A
At Fresno Pacific University, you’ll join others who are united by a passion for knowledge, fellowship, and faith.
Our campus is in the heart of California’s Central Valley, within a short drive of mountains and beaches. Whether you’re living in our campus dorms or commuting, you’ll never be more than a couple of steps away from the excitement!
With more than 100 areas of study, and numerous study abroad opportunities and internships, you’ll learn from the very best no matter what you choose to study.
Put yourself to the test outside the classroom. Our athletes compete in the NCAA Division II Pacific West Conference and have 16 teams and over 53 national titles. Plus, with our all-new Culture and Arts Center, you’ll be able to pursue your creative passion with our various visual and performing art degrees and activities.
We’ve awarded more than $29 million annually to our students and with FPU's 4-Year Graduation Guarantee, you’ll get a head start toward achieving your goals.
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Most Popular Majors
- Liberal Arts and Humanities135 Graduates
- Business112 Graduates
- Child Development84 Graduates
- Social Work and Youth Services79 Graduates
- Psychology30 Graduates
- Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration16 Graduates
- Police and Criminal Science12 Graduates
- English and Speech Teacher Education10 Graduates
- Nursing10 Graduates
- Occupational Therapy10 Graduates
Whether your parents didn’t finish college or if you’re the first in your family to attend, you won’t be alone at FPU -- 49 percent of our students identify as first generation. From our STEM Learning Communities to our Academic Success and Intercultural Learning Centers, you don’t have to navigate college on your own.
- Mix of Online and on Campus8%
- On Campus92%
- Diversity is too high to names a typical student.10%
- Close community56%