California State University-Fullerton

Women's WCLA Contact: Jocelyn Moreno
Profile
Size
10 / 10
35,162 Undergrads / 40,905 Students
Cost
1 / 10
$8,562 Net Price
Selectivity
8 / 10
46% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
25 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
87%
Overall Graduation Rate
66%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
22% / 66%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in-state.

Recruit Commits
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Christina Cavallo St. Stephens & St. Agnes Alexandria, VA Mid
Chandler Jean-Jacques Phillips Exeter North Greenwich, CT Mid
Emma Kate Lill Westminster Loganville, GA Mid
Madison Levinson Sparta Sparta, NJ Goal
Alessandra Priolo Immaculate Heart NJ Def
Isabel Sondey Bronxville , NY Att
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Anna Heaton Norfolk Academy Virginia Beach, VA Mid, Att
Rachel Graff Jefferson Bloomington, MN Att, Mid
Katie Lutz Jamesville-DeWitt Syracuse, NY Mid
Ryan Schlageter Oak Knoll Maplewood, NJ Goal
Kate Kelly Oak Knoll , NJ Att
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Kruti Sutaria Ardsley Ardsley, NY Goal
Emmie Kiely Agnes Irwin Berwyn, PA Def
Isobel Miles Lady Eleanor Holles London, UK Def
Cara Jones Phillips Exeter Academy Wayland, MA Def
Leah Jones Phillips Exeter Academy Wayland, MA Def
Stella Spotts Summit Summit, NJ Def
Payton Lill Webster Schroeder Webster, NY Mid
Ava Spotts Summit Summit, NJ Att
Sydney Paoletti Westfield Westfield, NJ Att
Devon Stuzin Bryn Mawr Baltimore, MD Mid
Chelsea Witteck Smithtown West Smithtown, NY Att
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Fallon Quinn Radnor Wayne, PA Mid
Brailey Faris Lake Highland Orlando, FL Mid
Emily Velez Milton Roswell, GA Att
Regan Steed Fairfield Ludlowe Fairfield, CT Mid
Abigail Roberts Bishop Feehan North Attleboro, MA Goal
Carolyn Mann Manheim Lancaster, PA Att
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Sarah Nick George Washington Denver, CO Mid
Maddie Stuzin Bryn Mawr Baltimore, MD Mid, Def
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
800 N State College Blvd, Fullerton, CA, 92831, Fullerton, CA, 92831 See Directions
Team Videos
There are currently no videos.
Where Grads Live
  • Orange County California Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Las Vegas Nevada Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
Where Grads Work
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Disneyland Resort
  • Boeing
  • Wells Fargo
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Bank of America
  • Southern California Edison (SCE)
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Target
  • UC Irvine
  • AT&T
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • ADP
  • IBM
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Arts and Design
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Engineering
  • Support
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
450 - 550
Math
510 - 590
Total
1000 - 1190
ACT
English
18 - 24
Math
18 - 25
Composite
19 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

Free ACT and SAT test prep

Free SAT test prep

Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 45,808 19,246 26,562
% Admitted 46% 41% 49%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 22% 21%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.58
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (25%)
    Communication & Journalism (13%)
    Health Professions (10%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Education (5%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (5%)
    Engineering (4%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (3%)
    History (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $8,562

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

    Net price calculator

    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$6,850 $17,720
    Books & Supplies$1,948 $1,948
    Cost of Living$15,642 $15,642
    Personal Expenses$2,902 $2,902
     
    Sticker Price$27,342 $37,814

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    79% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship72%$8,436
    Federal Grants47%$4,900
    Pell Grants47%$4,772
    Other Federal7%$806
    State & Local Grants67%$2,731
    Institutional Grants37%$5,363
     
    Student Loans32%$5,594
    Federal Loans32%$4,928
    Other Loans2%$11,963

    Financial aid office

    Free scholarship search

    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $62.5 Million $1,529

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $14,804.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $12,500 $157

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,285 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $47,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.18 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 22% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Instagram
    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 2
    Fondling 3 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 3 -
    Burglary 15 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft 8 -
    Arson 1 -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Other
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

    Similar Academic Schools