Established in 1901, Golden Gate University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of San Francisco (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), California. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Los Angeles, Marina, Roseville, San Jose, Seattle, Walnut Creek. Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Golden Gate University (GGU) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Golden Gate University (GGU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 115 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. GGU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.