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University of San Francisco


Undergraduate Degree Programs


San Francisco, CA

Year Founded


School Type

Private, Coed


U.S News #103

Student Faculty Ratio


School Website

- Spotlight

- Great Location - USF locates in San Francisco, a business and technology center where students can get unique professional and personal opportunities from multiple Fortune 500 companies.
- Startup School - USF ranks in the top 20 on Forbes’ list of most entrepreneurial universities.
- Tier One - Listed as a Tier One National University in 2020 U.S. News & World Report Rankings.
- Best Colleges- Featured in The Princeton Review’s ‘The Best Colleges: 2022 Edition’
- Business schools ranked #2 in entrepreneurship in the United States (ahead of Stanford University and UCLA)
- Internet Engineering - Gateway to Silicon Valley
- Hotel management with 800 hours of internship

- Application Deadline

- EA/ED:
Application Deadline: November 1
Materials Deadline: November 19
- RD
- Application Deadline: January 15
- Materials Deadline: February 11
Application Deadline: November 1

*The application deadline is subject to change. And each major may have different deadline. Please double check with your IPERC adviser.

- Estimated Tuition & Fees

Tuition: $52,920/year

- Scholarships

Merit Scholarships:
Amount: up to $27,000 per year
Separate Application: No

- Minimum Application Requirements

- Freshman: 3.0 (estimated)
- Transfer: 2.5 (3.0 for nursing majors)

English Proficiency:
- TOEFL: 80 (minimum score required: 65)
- IELTS: 6.5 (minimum score required: 6.0)
- Duolingo: 105 (minimum score required: 95)

- Application Checklist

- Submit Common Application
- $70 Application Fee
- Official Transcripts sent directly from the issuing institution.
- Predicted or final exam results: If you've taken external exams like O-Levels, A-Levels, or IB exams, please include either your predicted or final results.
- Official results of English proficiency
- Certification of Finances
- Personal Statement and a specific short answer question asked by Common App

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