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Holy Names University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Holy Names University

Website: http://www.hnu.edu
Address: 3500 Mountain Blvd , Oakland , California - 94619-1699
Phone: (510) 436-1000
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's
Campus setting
Large City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (smaller programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers No
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $50
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
347
87
260
Percent admitted
74%
63%
77%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
51%
64%
47%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
420
530
SAT Math
410
503
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
17
24
ACT English
15
23
ACT Math
16
24
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $25,960
Out-of-state tuition $25,960
Books and supplies $1,566
On-campus room and board $8,830
On-campus other expenses $3,024
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
98%
-
Federal grant aid
46%
$3,437
State or local grant aid
24%
$7,019
Institutional grant aid
93%
-
Loan aid
76%
$3,466
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
1,105
23%
77%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 669
Estimated graduates enrolled 434
Undergraduates 24 years old 65%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 35%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 17%
Men 9%
Women 21%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 6%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 11%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 17%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $22,710 $25,060 $26,300 $27,340 4.0%
Books and supplies $1,025 $1,386 $1,566 $1,638 4.6%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $8,000 $8,400 $8,830 $9,320 5.5%
Other $2,828 $2,934 $3,024 $3,042 0.6%
Off Campus          
Room and board $8,568 $9,288 $10,152 $10,872 7.1%
Other $2,828 $3,618 $3,870 $3,996 3.3%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,828 $3,898 $4,860 $4,140 -14.8%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $34,563 $37,780 $39,720 $41,340 4.1%
Off Campus $35,131 $39,352 $41,888 $43,846 4.7%
Off Campus with Family $26,563 $30,344 $32,726 $33,118 1.2%
 

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Map of Holy Names University

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $20
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 452 110 342
Percent admitted 77% 68% 79%
Percent admitted who enrolled 37% 41% 35%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 107 84%
ACT 51 40%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 390 478
SAT Math 398 493
SAT Writing 380 470
ACT Composite 16 20
ACT English 12 16
ACT Math 20 21

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities 1/1/1949 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels 4/12/1999 -   Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 9/28/2002 -   Accredited