Established in 1891, George Fox University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Newberg (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Oregon. Officially accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, George Fox University (GFU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. George Fox University (GFU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 129 years old US higher-education 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. GFU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||George Fox University|
|Colours||Old gold and navy blue|
|Address||414 N Meridian Street
|Tel||+1 (503) 538 8383|
|Fax||+1 (503) 537 3830|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||414 North Meridian Street
(503) 554 2240
800 765 4369
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Protestant Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) - www.quaker.org|
|Basic Classification||Doctoral/Professional Universities|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
George Fox University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 101,482 physical volumes, 3,637 physical media, 142,756 digital/electronic medium and 212 licensed digital/electronic databases. George Fox University's library has 1 branch.
George Fox University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,312 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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