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Simpson University 2211 College View Dr. • Redding, CA 96003

Admission: 530-226-4606; 888-9-SIMPSON • Financial Aid: 530-226-4606; 888-9-SIMPSON •

Coed Residential • Four-Year • Liberal Arts & Professional Studies • Christian & Missionary Alliance • Comprehensive Simpson University is a Christ-centered learning community located in scenic northern California. We offer innovative programs in undergraduate, continuing, and graduate studies as well as seminary. The Simpson experience is confirmed through our mission of developing each student in mind, faith, and character for a lifetime of meaningful work and service in a constantly changing world. Admission Information

Campus Information Academic Calendar Semester System 1,250 Number of Students Average Size of Entering Class 250 Largest UG Degree Programs Business Administration; Liberal Arts; Psychology; Theology & Religious Vocations; Communication Distance Learning Offered No 16:1 Student to Faculty Ratio Freshmen who Return as Sophomores 74% Tuition (w/o financial aid) $22,400 Housing Policy Exemption requests available Available Auto Parking Extracurricular Intercollegiate & Intramural sports; 14 Student Organizations

Financial Aid Information

Application Fee Application Fee Waiver Commitment Deposit Amount Early Action

$25 Yes $100 Yes

Procedures & Standards—Freshmen Application Deadline Early Action Date Students Notified of Admission Accept/Recommend A-G Course Pattern Middle 50% SAT Range for Freshman Class Math Scores Writing Critical Reading Combined Scores Average GPA of Entering Class

Dec. 1 Fall and Spring: Daily Yes 440 to 550 460 to 540 440 to 550 1340 to 1640 3.5

Priority Deadline for Financial Aid May 1 Profile of Incoming Freshmen Financial Aid Forms Required FAFSA and Institution Specific Pell Grants; FSEOG; Cal Grants; Applicants Types of Aid Available Institutional Need-based and Merit-based Scholarships; Admitted Work Study; Perkins Loans; Direct Loans; Fall Admit Rate Private Loans; Deferred Payment Plan

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Financial Aid 98%


Federal Grants


Other States 20%

Institutional Grants

Student Loans



Black/African American

11% 1% 72% 0 4% 2%

Hispanic Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Non-Resident Alien

California 80%

Procedures & Standards—Transfers

American Indian/Alaska Native



Freshman Class Geographical Profile

Diversity (All Undergraduates) 2%

Graduation Rates Freshmen who graduate within five years


State/Local Grants

428 314 73%


Application Deadline Spring: Dec. 1 Priority Scholarship Consideration May 1 Reg. decision: See website Date Students Notified of Admission Fall and Spring: Daily Advanced Placement Offered Yes Advanced Credit Given Yes Transfer Units Accepted Min. Sem: None; Max. Sem: 94 Residency Units Req’d for a Bachelors Degree Sem: 30 2.5 Minimum College GPA Accept IGETC/CSUGE Breadth Yes, See website CA Comm. College Artic. Agreements (GE/BA) Shasta College

Race/Ethnicity Unknown Two or More Races

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