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La Sierra University
Location Riverside, CA
Setting Large City
Enrollment 1,614
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #645
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventists
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


La Sierra University
Tuition (In State) $33,912
Tuition (Out of State) $33,912
Room & Board $11,325
Avg Net Price $25,076
Avg Grant Aid $21,867
% Receiving Grant Aid 100%


La Sierra University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 1,878
Admitted 1,725
Acceptance Rate 91.9%
Enrolled % 19.1%
Avg High School GPA 3.54
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Moderate
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 18/28
SAT Range 880/1140
Submit Test Scores Not considered for admission, even if submitted (Test Blind)
Application Deadline


La Sierra University
Student to Faculty Ratio 10:1
Popular Majors
  • Biology (24%)
  • Business (23%)
  • Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies (9%)
  • Psychology (9%)
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (7%)


La Sierra University
Graduation Rate 32%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $51,900
Making Student Loan Payments 52%
Median Student Loan Debt $30,000
Median Loan Payment $310


La Sierra University
% Men 40%
% Women 60%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 14%
% Black 6%
% Hispanic 48%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 2%
% Two or More Races 4%
% International 11%
% Unknown Race 0%


La Sierra University
% In-State 84%
% Out-of-State 9%


La Sierra University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard