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Palo Alto University 1791 Arastradero Road • Palo Alto, CA 90263 Admission: 800-818-6136 • Financial Aid: Grad. 650-433-3824 • Undergrad. 877-387-0976 •

Coed • Four-Year • Comprehensive PAU brings together a community of highly talented faculty and graduate students working side-by-side to bring scientific rigor and theoretical knowledge to the analysis and practice of clinical psychology. PAU supports varying world views, broad cultural and professional backgrounds, and a wide range of alternative perspectives. PAU is deeply committed to the integration of professional ethics with professional practice, to the education and training of students as active researchers as well as competent practitioners. Admission Information

Campus Information Academic Calendar Number of Students Average Size of Entering Undergrad Class Largest UG Degree Programs

Quarter System Undergrad: 170; Grad: 706 85 Psychology and Social Action Business Psychology Distance Learning Offered Yes Satellite Locations (3) Please list De Anza College, Foothill College, College of San Mateo Undergrad Student to Faculty Ratio 11;1 Incoming Undergrad 1-year Retention 80% Tuition (w/o financial aid) UG $14,350 Grad: $37,700 N/A On/Off Campus Housing Policy Auto Regs/Parking N/A Extracurricular N/A

Types of Aid Available

UG N/A; Grad $40-50 No

Procedures & Standards—Incoming Undergrads Accept/Recommend A-E Course Pattern


Profile of Incoming Undergrads Applicants Admitted Fall Admit Rate

149 141 95%

Graduation Rates Undergrads who graduate within four years


Incoming Undergrad Class Geographical Profile

Financial Aid Information Priority Deadline for Financial Aid Financial Aid Forms Required

Application Fee Early Action

Mar. 2 FAFSA, GPA, FA Questionaire, Verification Documents (if applicable) Grants, Scholarships, Work Study, Loans

Other Countries 4%

California 96%

Percent of Incoming UG’s Receiving Financial Aid 65%

53% 39% 11%

Federal Grants

State/Local Grants

Institutional Grants

Student Loans

Procedures & Standards—Transfers Advanced Placement Offered No Advanced Credit Given Yes Min. Sem: 60; Max. Sem: 60; Qtr: 90 Transfer Units Accepted Residency Units Req’d for a Bachelors Degree Sem: 60; Qtr: 90 Accept IGETC/CSUGE Breadth Yes

Diversity (All Undergraduates) 1%

American Indian/Alaska Native




Black/African American



1% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 34% 5% 10%

White Non-Resident Alien Race/Ethnicity Unknown

1% Two or More Races

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Private nonprofit colleges and universities of CA