University of La Verne

Private, Four-years School Located in La Verne, CA

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How much is the La Verne tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, La Verne's tuition & fees is $47,000.
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 $66,454 when a student lives on-campus.

La Verne Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$47,000
Books & Supplies Costs$1,152
On-campus Room & Board$15,180
On-campus Expenses$3,122
Off-campus Room & Board$17,784
Off-campus Expenses$4,930
2023-2024 Projection
Tuition & Fees$45,850

How Much Does it Cost to Go to La Verne for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $188,000 at La Verne. 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 $270,603. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $167,923.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$47,000$66,197$40,527
Sophomore (2024-25)$47,000$67,135$41,465
Junior (2025-26)$47,000$68,119$42,449
Senior (2026-27)$47,000$69,152$43,482
4 Years Total$188,000$270,603$167,923
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$47,000$67,135$41,465
Sophomore (2025-26)$47,000$68,119$42,449
Junior (2026-27)$47,000$69,152$43,482
Senior (2027-28)$47,000$70,235$44,565
4 Years Total$188,000$274,641$171,961
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$47,000$68,119$42,449
Sophomore (2026-27)$47,000$69,152$43,482
Junior (2027-28)$47,000$70,235$44,565
Senior (2028-29)$47,000$71,371$45,701
4 Years Total$188,000$278,877$176,197
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$47,000$69,152$43,482
Sophomore (2027-28)$47,000$70,235$44,565
Junior (2028-29)$47,000$71,371$45,701
Senior (2029-30)$47,000$72,562$46,892
4 Years Total$188,000$283,319$180,639
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$47,000$70,235$44,565
Sophomore (2028-29)$47,000$71,371$45,701
Junior (2029-30)$47,000$72,562$46,892
Senior (2030-31)$47,000$73,812$48,142
4 Years Total$188,000$287,979$185,299

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, La Verne' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in California, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $23,111.
In-StateOut-of-State
University of La Verne$47,000
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
California Four-years Colleges$20,867
Public Schools$4,034$13,259
Private Schools$23,111

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between La Verne 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.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
University of La VerneLa Verne, CA$47,000$15,790
Azusa Pacific UniversityAzusa, CA$43,600$17,330
University of San FranciscoSan Francisco, CA$58,222$29,140
Biola UniversityLa Mirada, CA$46,704$12,420
University of San DiegoSan Diego, CA$56,444$29,328

Financial Aid and COA

At University of La Verne, 2,884 students (78%) 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 $25,670.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at La Verne is $40,784 for students living on-campus and $45,196 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 640 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 $34,244 and the average amount of student loans is $7,320.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$66,454
COA (off-campus)$70,866
Tuition & Fees$47,000
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$19,454
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$23,866
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$40,784
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$45,196
Average Financial Aid$25,670
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship2,88478%$25,670
Pell Grants1,75448%$4,559
Federal Student Loan1,79649%$4,413
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid64095%-
Grants or Scholarships62693%$34,244
Federal Grants36654%$5,830
Pell Grants36554%$5,119
Other Federal Grants19128%$1,389
State/Local Grants36755%$7,561
Institutional Grants61992%$26,702
Student Loan Aid43264%$7,320
Federal Student Loans42463%$5,581
Other Student Loans8513%$9,366

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

La Verne's acceptance rate is 71.94%. A total of 5,004 applicants applied to and 3,600 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 680 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 18.89%.
To apply to La Verne, 5 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants5,0042,004$3,000
Admitted3,6001,373$2,227
Enrolled680277$403
Acceptance Rate71.94%68.51%74.23%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.89%20.17%18.10%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
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

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to La Verne. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,020 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 21.
Its SAT score is slightly lower than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is similar to the national average score of 24.
Average25th75th
SAT Total1,0209051,135
National Average1,168
California Average1,305
SAT EBRW518455580
SAT Math503450555
ACT Composite211724
National Average24
California Average29
ACT Math191523
ACT English191522

Student Population

University of La Verne has a total of 5,662 students including 3,365 undergraduate and 2,297 graduate students. By gender, there are 2,248 male students and 3,953 female students attending La Verne. The school offers online degree programs and 1,369 students enrolled online exclusively (24.18% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,201 2,2483,953
Undergraduate3,691 1,4652,226
Graduate2,510 7831,727

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1950 Third St, La Verne, CA
Phone909-593-3511
WEBhttps://www.laverne.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered90 Programs
Online Program Offered7 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered27 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate73.51%
Yield14.59%
Student Population5,662
Graduation Rate63%
Retention Rate77% (Full-time), 75% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate11 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties229 (Full-time), 348 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs611 (Full-time), 359 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$83,615
Average Staff Salary$75,407