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19. University of San Francisco, San Francisco
Founded in 1855, University of San Francisco is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of San Francisco (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), California.
Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, University of San Francisco (USF) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic (Jesuit – www.jesuit.org) religion.
University of San Francisco (USF) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 162 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades.
The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
USF also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.