Woodbury University

country rank  1216
world rank  4142

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University Overview

Founded in 1884, Woodbury University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Burbank (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), California. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Diego. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Woodbury University (WU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Woodbury University (WU) 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. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym WU
Founded 1884
Motto Woodbury Transforms...since 1884
Colours Purple and white

University Location

Address 7500 Glenoaks Boulevard
Burbank (population range: 50,000-249,999)
91510-7846 California
United States
T +1 (818) 767 0888
F +1 (818) 767 7520
Other locations San Diego

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 7500 Glenoaks Boulevard
Burbank 91510-7846
+1 (818) 767 0888

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Woodbury University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
  • National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019