University of Redlands

Redlands, California
4-year Private university


The University of Redlands is a private institution established in 1907 with a suburban setting located at Redlands. It is ranked 7 in Regional Universities West in the 2024 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $55,678. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,312. It practices a 4-1-4-based academic calendar.

#7 in Regional Universities West
Location Redlands, California
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1907
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
2,312 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Business/ Marketing
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $55,678
Outstate Tuition Fee $55,678
Room and Board Fees $15,758
$46,523 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


82% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$50 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.8 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Recommended
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp

For International Students

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

English is first language

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Early Action Deadline
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$57,703 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$45,054 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $--
--% Students with need received Financial Aid
--% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application March 2
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Hunsaker Scholarship
Total Worth $4,000-total cost
Eligibility Undergraduates
Minimum Criteria Based on academic achievement, leadership and contributions to schools and communities.
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Art Award
Total Worth $3,500 per year
Details Requirement Maintenance: Academic good standing with at least a 2.5 GPA and departmental review of work; major required.
Music Award
Total Worth $10,000 per year
Details Requirement Maintenance: Academic good standing with at least a 3.0 GPA with requirement of private music study and participation in major conducted ensemble; major required.


2,312 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
85% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
57% Students graduate within 6 years