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Report Card

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

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Gonzaga is a highly rated private, Catholic university located in Spokane, Washington. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 5,123 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Gonzaga acceptance rate is 62%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Mechanical Engineering. Graduating 85% of students, Gonzaga alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $47,100.

About

E 502 Boone Ave
Spokane, WA 99258
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
West Coast Conference

Gonzaga University Rankings

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

Gonzaga Admissions

Acceptance Rate
62%
Application Deadline
December 1
SAT Range
1200-1360
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$36,578 / 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
$22,996 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 62 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 73 responses
47%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 73 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,123 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
88
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
15%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 49 responses
  • Motivated and friendly
    80%
  • Dedicated
    8%
  • Intelligent and snobby
    6%
  • Fin
    2%
  • Nonchalant
    2%
  • Outgoing
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
98%
Poll
78%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 63 responses
Poll
62%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 108 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 52 responses
  • Community
    42%
  • Basketball
    27%
  • Go zags
    19%
  • Expensive
    8%
  • Fast-paced
    2%
  • Home away from home
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$56,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
85%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 41 responses

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