Established in 1868, Holy Names University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Oakland (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), California. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Holy Names University (HNU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Holy Names University (HNU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 149 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HNU 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.
|Local students Local student||over 20,000 US$|
|International students Int'l student||over 20,000 US$|
Men and Women (coed)
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
3500 Mountain Boulevard
+1 (510) 436 1000
800 430 1321
Christian-Catholic Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary - www.snjmusontario.org
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.
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