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George Fox University
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  • 4 Year
  • NEWBERG, OR

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George Fox University continues to be available to serve you during this uncertain and challenging time. We've put a number of measures in place to keep our campus communities healthy, and have expanded our campus visit options to keep you safe. Check our resource page for relevant updates. Learn More

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

About

414 N MERIDIAN ST
NEWBERG, OR 97132
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northwest Conference
From George Fox University

George Fox University is an accredited and nationally recognized college offering more than 90 majors and minors in our undergraduate bachelor's degree program. We consistently rank as one of the top Christian universities on the West Coast.

For more than 125 years, George Fox has been committed to providing a Christian education through which every student can grow intellectually and spiritually with the guidance of devoted Christian scholars.

At George Fox, our Be Known promise ensures each student is valued, encouraged, and equipped to succeed -- personally, academically, and spiritually.

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George Fox University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
82%
SAT Range
1030-1270
ACT Range
19-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$30,827 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$19,007 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 57 responses
75%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 71 responses
56%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 71 responses

Majors

Nursing Major (Transfers Welcome!)

Our bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree program is accredited by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education and is also approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Upon completion of the nursing program, you will be eligible to take the NCLEX-RN licensure exam. Our graduates are overwhelmingly successful on this exam. We now offer Spring and Fall enrollment -- learn more today!

Online

Online Programs Offered
4
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
4
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    3%
  • On Campus
    93%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,428 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
201
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
23%
Varsity Athletes
18%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 55 responses
  • Christians.
    47%
  • Academically focused.
    24%
  • Loving and excited to see you
    7%
  • Welcoming
    5%
  • Everything except goth
    4%
  • Hipster
    4%
  • Homophobic hipster conservative christian
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
93%
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 70 responses
Poll
49%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 93 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Be known
    49%
  • Friendly
    21%
  • Community Filled
    16%
  • Family
    5%
  • Quality
    5%
  • Easy-going
    2%
  • Opportunity
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 40 responses

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