Overview

Applicants
3,328
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average HS GPA
3.48

GPA Breakdown

21%
Over 3.75
21%
3.50 - 3.74
21%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
10%
2.50 - 2.99
2%
2.00 - 2.49

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
550 - 640
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
570 - 660
ACT Composite Scores
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
21 - 27

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Class Rank
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
22:1
Total Faculty
313
with Terminal Degree
198

183
Men
130
Women
74
Minority
9
International

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
20 - 29

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
42%
Graduate in 5 years
55%
Graduate in 6 years
57%

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other.
  • Operations Management and Supervision.
  • Organizational Leadership.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia.
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Information Technology Project Management.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Education, Other.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • Secondary Education and Teaching.
  • Special Education and Teaching, General.

  • ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS.

  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.

  • ENGINEERING.

  • Computer Software Engineering.
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics.
  • Engineering Science.
  • Engineering, General.
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering.
  • Manufacturing Engineering.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Applied Mathematics, General.
  • Statistics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
  • Science, Technology and Society.

  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION.

  • Environmental Studies.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Applied Psychology.
  • Psychology, General.

  • SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS.

  • Science Technologies/Technicians, Other.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Social Sciences, General.

  • TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING.

  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General.
  • Air Traffic Controller.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
42%
Graduate in 5 years
55%
Graduate in 6 years
57%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Dec 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$11,904

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$9,993

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,127

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
56%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$26,096

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$11,179

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$10,175
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$27,360
Required Fees
$628
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,171

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,672
Transportation for Commuters
$2,358

On-Campus Room and Board
$12,728
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships
Need-Based United Negro College Fund

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
4,611
Foreign Countries Represented
45

Demographics

1.65%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
6.80%
Asian
5.17%
African-American
24.25%
Hispanic
49.98%
Caucasian
6.27%
International

33% female
67% male
87% are full time
13% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
22%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
60%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Other

Special Needs Admissions


Director
Lance Harrop, Executive Director

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Documentation Required for LD

The DRC will accept diagnoses of a Learning Disability that is based on comprehensive, age-appropriate, psychoeducational evaluations that demonstrate current functional limitations of the disability.

Documentation Required for ADHD

The DRC will accept diagnoses of ADHD that is based on comprehensive, age-appropriate, psychoeducational evaluations that demonstrate current functional limitations of the disability.

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
Yes

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
77
Number of Honor Societies
9

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations
8

Sports

Athletic Division
Division I

11% participate in intramural sports

Men's Sports (Sun Devils)
12 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Sun Devils)
15 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Sand Volleyball
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Water Polo

Student Services

Day Care
Health
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: ASU at the Tempe Campus https://militaryscience.clas.asu.edu/
Navy ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: ASU at the Tempe Campus https://nrotc.asu.edu/
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: ASU at the Tempe Campus https://afrotc.clas.asu.edu/

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
http://bkstr.com/arizonastatestore/shop/technology

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Catherine Miner
Coordinator of Recruitment Experience & Communications - Polytechnic Campus

Address
Admissions Services
PO Box 870112
Tempe, AZ 85287-3305

Phone
480-727-4531

Email
visitasu@asu.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Sun Devil Fitness Center
Citrus Dining Facility
Engineering Studies
Start-Up Labs

Most Popular Places Off Campus
San Tan Village
Harkins Theatres
Queen Creek Olive Mill
Joe's Farm Grill
Toka Sticks Golf Club and Driving Ranch
Major-league sports, Superstition Mountains, Desert Botanical Gardens, Phoenix Zoo & Papago Park, Phoenix Art Museum, Heard Museum, Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium, Salt River Tubing

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times:
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Arrangements
Other

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is approximately 30 minutes from the Polytechnic campus. Taxis, limousines, Valley Metro and shared rides are available at the airport, or you can call a local taxi company or Super Shuttle (supershuttle.com or 800-331-3565 from outside Arizona or 602-244-9000 in Arizona). Amtrak train and bus services are available to Phoenix. Taxis can take you to each campus from the stations. Metro Light Rail and Valley Metro (valleymetro.org) buses also travel between Phoenix and the four campuses; call 602-262-7433 for information.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to the Polytechnic campus: take I-10 East to 202 East. Drive east on 202, and exit Power Rd. and go south. Turn left onto Ray Road. Turn right onto Sossaman Road. Turn right onto Texas Ave. Turn left on Tweet Street. Parking lot 11 is located on the right side of Tweet Street and Utah Ave.

Local Accommodations
www.visitmesa.com Please view the Mesa Visitor website - visitmesa.com for local attractions.


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