University description (as per official university website)
Santa Clara University is a private, co-educational, Jesuit-affiliated university located in Santa Clara, California. It was established in 1851. The university functions in partnership with the Society of Jesus (Jesuits), who founded the school. The campus is spread across an area of more than 100 acres. SCU offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study. It is organized into the following academic divisions:
* College of Arts & Sciences
* Leavey School of Business
* School of Engineering
* School of Law
* Summer School
SCUís campus is home to more than 100 recognized student clubs and organizations. KSCU FM 103.3 is the student-run radio station of the university.
Our financial aid programs can make Santa Clara University more affordable for you.
Our office assists students and their families in identifying sources of financial aid to help meet the cost of a quality education. We realize that you are taking an important step in your life ó one that is exciting, yet challenging. Since you have many other things to consider as you prepare for college, we want to help make your financial aid experience as smooth as possible.
While the primary responsibility for your education rests with you and your family, we will assist you in identifying additional financial aid resources. We are committed to helping students and their families find ways to make Santa Clara University affordable. Our financial aid programs help students and their families meet college cost each year.
This Web site will guide you through the financial aid process. Of course, if at any time you have questions, our staff is here to assist you.