Overview

Applicants
6,569
Acceptance Rate
60%
Average HS GPA
3.70

GPA Breakdown

45%
Over 3.75
23%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
5%
2.50 - 2.99

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
500 - 600
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
500 - 600
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
22 - 27

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Early Action — November 1

Regular — January 1


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores
Application Essay
Recommendation(s)

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
15:1
Total Faculty
437
with Terminal Degree
254

229
Men
208
Women
78
Minority

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

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biochemistry.
  • Bioinformatics.
  • Botany/Plant Biology.
  • Genetics, General.
  • Molecular Biology.
  • Physiology, General.

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

  • Accounting.
  • Business/Commerce, General.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Journalism.

  • COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects.
  • Graphic Communications, General.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General.
  • Computer Graphics.
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General.
  • Computer Science.
  • Information Science/Studies.
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education.
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • Secondary Education and Teaching.
  • Special Education and Teaching, General.

  • ENGINEERING.

  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Athletic Training/Trainer.
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies.
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies.
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION.

  • Environmental Science.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Philosophy.
  • Religion/Religious Studies.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.
  • Geology/Earth Science, General.
  • Physics, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.
  • Psychology, Other.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

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

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other.
  • Design and Visual Communications, General.
  • Digital Arts.
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology.
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Doctoral/Professional
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master'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
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

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
Jul 1
Notification Date
Feb 15

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$24,073

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$21,125

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,660

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
62%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$28,186

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$24,864

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$39,310
Required Fees
$450
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,764

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$4,770
Transportation for Commuters
$1,125

On-Campus Room and Board
$12,740
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal and Institutional

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)
Federal Perkins Loans

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

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
2,810
Foreign Countries Represented
52

Demographics

5.92%
Asian
3.80%
African-American
26.62%
Hispanic
48.59%
Caucasian
4.15%
Unknown
3.45%
International

57% female
43% male
13% are out of state
95% are full time
5% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
52%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
83%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Disabled Student
Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
80
Number of Honor Societies
9

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations
5

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

21% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Kingsmen)
12 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Water Polo
Women's Sports (Regals)
11 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Water Polo

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: The Gay Straight Alliance is committed to diversity and understanding, promoting acceptance and tolerance through dialog and interaction.

Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of California, Santa Barbara
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of California, Los Angeles

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
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Wes Sullivan
Campus Experience Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
60 West Olsen Road #1350
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2787

Phone
805-493-3135

Email
admissions@callutheran.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center
Samuelson Chapel
Swenson Center for the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Kingsmen Park
Ullman Dining Commons

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
The Getty Center
Malibu Beach
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
Six Flags Magic Mountian
Los Angeles, Malibu and Santa Barbara!

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm
805-493-3135

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Academic Year: M-F 9 AM-4PM
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
see Preview Days at www.callutheran.edu/Admission

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
1 night maximum - October through April

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Los Angeles International Airport is located 46 miles from the campus. Burbank Airport is located 40 miles from the campus. Super Shuttle and Roadrunner Shuttle services as well as rental cars are available from both airports. Amtrak train stations located near the campus are Oxnard, Moorpark, Simi Valley, and Ventura. Greyhound buses operate from Oxnard terminal. Thousand Oaks cab Company and Thousand Oaks Transit are also available for transportation to the campus.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the north-Ventura (101) Freeway: Take the Lynn Road exit. Go north across freeway overpass and and follow LynnRoad to campus. Turn right on Mt. Clef Blvd. From the east - 118 Freeway to 23 Freeway South: Exit on Olsen Road. Turn right and head west. Turn left on Mt. Clef Blvd. From the south - Ventura (101) Freeway: Take Highway 23 north. Exit on Olsen Road. Turn left under freeway (West) to campus. Turn left on Mt. Clef Blvd.

Local Accommodations
The following hotels offer special discount rates for CLU visitors. When making a reservation, be sure to identify yourself as a "CLU visitor". Within three miles of campus: Thousand Oaks Inn (75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd. 805-497-3701).


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