Gonzaga University is a nonprofit private institution located in Spokane, Washington and provides a large number of degree programs for students. The Roman Catholic affiliation of this school is an important part of the history, education and curriculum that defines the school. Enrollment at Gonzaga University is nearly seven thousand per year.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Legal Professions And Studies
- Health And Clinical Professions
The admissions process will begin with the submission of an application, student records, and standardized test scores, which are then reviewed by admissions officials. Either the SAT or ACT exam must be taken in order to apply to Gonzaga University. Scores between 24 - 28 on the ACT or 1110 - 1390 on the SAT are recommended to increase the chance of acceptance. GU accepts roughly 60% of students applying annually. Of those admitted, about 26% registered for enrollment. More information regarding admissions can be found here.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is approximately $35,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for a variety of reasons, and that is why students should use the school's net price calculator to get a better idea of their cost of attendance. The cost of on-campus housing is about $4,800 per year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the necessary requirements.
The GU Bulldogs participate in several intercollegiate athletic programs, as part of the NCAA organization. Athletic programs that are available include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Basketball (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Golf (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Rowing (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Soccer (NCAA Division I-AAA)
Students can take a look at the school's http://www.gonzaga.edu to see additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give you an idea of the students Gonzaga University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Gonzaga University has a total student population of about 7,500. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 18% enrolling as graduate students and 68% as undergraduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $37,000-$45,000 per year
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $1,100 to $1,300 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||99%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||99%||$18,333|
|Receiving Student Loans||53%||$7,546|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Gonzaga University may provide services to students like those listed below:
- Online classes
- Counseling assistance
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Employment search assistance
With a very high graduation rate of around 82%, Gonzaga University is among the most successful schools in the area.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||71%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||10%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||1%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- English Language Program
- Law Program
- Music Program
- Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Program
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
- Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
Gonzaga University is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division I-AAA classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (West Coast Conference)
- Basketball (West Coast Conference)
- Track and Field, Outdoor
- Track and Field, X-Country
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Gonzaga University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Gonzaga University.
- Eastern Washington University in Cheney, WA (15 miles away)
- Eastern Oregon University in La Grande, OR (164 miles away)
- University of Washington - Bothell Campus in Bothell, WA (223 miles away)
- Montana Tech of the University of Montana in Butte, MT (256 miles away)
See a list of all the colleges and universities by clicking on one of the links below:
- See all colleges in Washington
- Get a list of all private colleges in Washington
- Find out what other Bible and Christian Colleges are located in Washington
Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Gonzaga University for official up-to-date information.