University of the People Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||2,138||1,365||773|
2,138 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
2,138 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
Application fee for undergraduates - $60. Application fee for graduates - $60.
University of the People has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.
University of the People Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
University of the People does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$0||$0|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$1,000||$1,000|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$0||$0|
|Tuition for Full-time graduates||$0||$0|
|Fees for full-time graduates||$2,000||$2,000|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates||$0||$0|
Programs and Degrees
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||44||13||57|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||27||14||41|
|Health Professions and Related Programs|
A total of 98 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of the People.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Mission Statement||The mission of University of the People is to offer affordable, quality, online, degree-granting educational programs to any qualified student.|
|Academic Calendar||Other academic year|
|Total FTE staff||119|
|Sector of institution||Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above|
|Control of institution||Private not-for-profit|
|Carnegie Classification||Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)|
Location and Contacts
|Address||225 S. Lake Ave., Suite 300|
Pasadena, California, 91101
|Urbanization level||City: Midsize|