Fresno Pacific University

Private, Four-years School Located in Fresno, CA

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How much is the Fresno Pacific tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Fresno Pacific's tuition & fees is $35,558.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $48,485 when a student lives on-campus.

Fresno Pacific Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$35,558
Books & Supplies Costs$1,080
On-campus Room & Board$9,238
On-campus Expenses$2,609
Off-campus Room & Board$11,164
Off-campus Expenses$3,784
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$37,797

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Fresno Pacific for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $157,064 at Fresno Pacific. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $210,242. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $138,693.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$36,983$49,383$32,535
Sophomore (2024-25)$38,465$51,443$33,921
Junior (2025-26)$40,006$53,590$35,365
Senior (2026-27)$41,609$55,826$36,872
4 Years Total$157,064$210,242$138,693
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$38,465$51,443$33,921
Sophomore (2025-26)$40,006$53,590$35,365
Junior (2026-27)$41,609$55,826$36,872
Senior (2027-28)$43,277$58,157$38,443
4 Years Total$163,357$219,016$144,601
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$40,006$53,590$35,365
Sophomore (2026-27)$41,609$55,826$36,872
Junior (2027-28)$43,277$58,157$38,443
Senior (2028-29)$45,011$60,585$40,081
4 Years Total$169,904$228,159$150,761
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$41,609$55,826$36,872
Sophomore (2027-28)$43,277$58,157$38,443
Junior (2028-29)$45,011$60,585$40,081
Senior (2029-30)$46,815$63,116$41,790
4 Years Total$176,712$237,685$157,186
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$43,277$58,157$38,443
Sophomore (2028-29)$45,011$60,585$40,081
Junior (2029-30)$46,815$63,116$41,790
Senior (2030-31)$48,691$65,752$43,572
4 Years Total$183,793$247,610$163,885

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Fresno Pacific' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,875. Compared to private, four-years colleges in California, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $22,999.
Fresno Pacific University$35,558
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,570
Public Schools$7,197$12,949
Private Schools$20,875
California Four-years Colleges$20,639
Public Schools$4,034$13,259
Private Schools$22,999

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Fresno Pacific and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Fresno Pacific UniversityFresno, CA$35,558$13,200
Manhattan CollegeRiverdale, NY$50,850$22,600
Colorado State University PuebloPueblo, CO$17,242$16,031
La Sierra UniversityRiverside, CA$35,910$15,997
Bethel UniversityMcKenzie, TN$18,168$13,392
Colorado State University GlobalAurora, CO$8,400$9,000
Rutgers University-CamdenCamden, NJ$35,841$35,368
Saint Joseph's College of MaineStandish, ME$42,834$9,630
North Central CollegeNaperville, IL$44,394$15,822
Oklahoma City UniversityOklahoma City, OK$33,586$13,410
Concordia University-IrvineIrvine, CA$41,390$8,730

Financial Aid and COA

At Fresno Pacific University, 2,110 students (79%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $16,198.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Fresno Pacific is $32,287 for students living on-campus and $35,388 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 195 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $26,985 and the average amount of student loans is $6,391.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$48,485
COA (off-campus)$51,586
Tuition & Fees$35,558
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$12,927
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$16,028
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$32,287
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$35,388
Average Financial Aid$16,198
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship2,11079%$16,198
Pell Grants1,50456%$4,444
Federal Student Loan1,63661%$7,714
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid195100%-
Grants or Scholarships195100%$26,985
Federal Grants10353%$5,360
Pell Grants10353%$5,310
Other Federal Grants53%$1,030
State/Local Grants10554%$7,893
Institutional Grants195100%$19,903
Student Loan Aid8946%$6,391
Federal Student Loans8845%$4,886
Other Student Loans116%$12,618

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Fresno Pacific's acceptance rate is 77.86%. A total of 917 applicants applied to and 714 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 200 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 28.01%.
To apply to Fresno Pacific, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank and Completion of college-preparatory program. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate77.86%77.21%78.17%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28.01%32.60%25.87%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsConsidered But Not Required
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

Fresno Pacific University has a total of 3,032 students including 1,744 undergraduate and 1,288 graduate students. By gender, there are 954 male students and 2,570 female students attending Fresno Pacific. The school offers online degree programs and 446 students enrolled online exclusively (14.71% of all students).
Total3,524 9542,570
Undergraduate2,686 7331,953
Graduate838 221617

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1717 S Chestnut Ave, Fresno, CA
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered70 Programs
Online Program Offered3 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered20 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate57.98%
Student Population3,032
Graduation Rate50%
Retention Rate75%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate10 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties103 (Full-time), 577 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs375 (Full-time), 668 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$69,466
Average Staff Salary$53,749