California Colleges Ranked by Highest GPA

List of Colleges by GPA

Below is a list of the 86 colleges in California with the highest average high school GPA for incoming freshmen. University of California Los Angeles tops the list with an average reported GPA of 4.29. Note that not all colleges report GPA for their incoming class. Those with asterisk(*) denote a predicted GPA by the CollegeSimply AI algorithm.

GPA Data is reported by participating colleges to Wintergreen Orchard House and is reproduced under license.

List of California Colleges Ranked by Highest GPA
School Average GPA
T

Santa Paula, CA

3.78 
C

Santa Cruz, CA

3.73*
S

Los Angeles, CA

3.73 
L

Los Angeles, CA

3.72 
C

Orange, CA

3.68 
S

Santa Clara, CA

3.66 
C

Thousand Oaks, CA

3.65 
A

Azusa, CA

3.64 
M

Oakland, CA

3.64 
M

Santa Clarita, CA

3.63 
S

San Francisco, CA

3.61 
S

Moraga, CA

3.61 
C

Riverside, CA

3.6 
O

Los Angeles, CA

3.6 
R

Redlands, CA

3.6 
S

San Diego, CA

3.6 
B

Los Angeles, CA

3.59 
P

Malibu, CA

3.59 
B

La Mirada, CA

3.54 
S

Redding, CA

3.51