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Hope International University
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  • 4 Year
  • FULLERTON, CA

Report Card

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

About

2500 E NUTWOOD AVE
FULLERTON, CA 92831
Athletic Division
NAIA
Athletic Conference
Golden State Athletic Conference
From Hope International University

Hope International University (HIU) is a private, Christian university located in Southern California. HIU offers bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and certificate programs to more than 2,000 students worldwide.

Since 1928, HIU has empowered students through Christian higher education to serve the Church and impact the world for Christ. Whether on campus or online, HIU students explore their gifting through hands-on educational experiences curated by faculty who know them by name and are committed to their success. HIU Royals exemplify what it means to be servant leaders, bringing the hope of Jesus to their communities along with the practical skills and knowledge needed to innovate in a fast-paced world.

With 21 championship-caliber athletic programs, Hope is an NAIA Division I GSAC school. The Be Well Initiative provides physical, spiritual, emotional, and academic support to students in need, and over 95% of students receive financial aid, including Grants, Scholarships, and Loans.

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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
38%
SAT Range
930-1100
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$20,470 / 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
$26,009 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
6:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
67%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 12 responses
100%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 13 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 12 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
11
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
3
Online Bachelor's Programs
6
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    0%
  • On Campus
    66%
  • Online
    34%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
529 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
128
Undergrads Over 25
16%
Pell Grant
48%
Varsity Athletes
43%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 9 responses
  • Well rounded
    67%
  • Busy with multiple responsibilities
    22%
  • super nice
    11%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
67%
Poll
80%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 15 responses
Poll
48%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 23 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 10 responses
  • Academically excellent
    80%
  • Socially inclined
    10%
  • Waste of money and time
    10%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
49%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%
67%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 6 responses

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