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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.

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  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. We consistently rank as one of the top Christian universities on the West Coast.

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

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

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
91%
SAT Range
1020-1230
ACT Range
19-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$29,589 / 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
$21,793 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
7:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 57 responses
74%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 73 responses
55%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 73 responses

Majors

Engineering Major with Purpose

Our ABET-accredited bachelor of engineering program provides opportunities in civil, electrical, biomedical, computer or mechanical engineering. Our faculty emphasizes hands-on experience and encourages an entrepreneurial mindset, and our students create new solutions to real-world problems. Within six months of graduation, 100% of our engineering graduates are employed or in graduate school.

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
2
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    54%
  • On Campus
    38%
  • Online
    8%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,265 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
216
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
28%
Varsity Athletes
20%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Christians.
    49%
  • Academically focused.
    23%
  • 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
92%
Poll
85%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 72 responses
Poll
49%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 95 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 59 responses
  • Be known
    47%
  • Friendly
    20%
  • Community Filled
    15%
  • Quality
    7%
  • Family
    5%
  • Easy-going
    2%
  • Not worth the money
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
66%
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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