Acceptance Rate 95.31 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $42,115
Student Population 1,015
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $32,921
Graduation Rate 58 %

Academic Overview

Holy Names University Campus, Oakland, CA
Holy Names University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Oakland, California. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Holy Names University is affiliated with Roman Catholic.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $42,115 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $18,590.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,015 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 95.31% and the graduation rate is 58% last year.
The salary after graduation from Holy Names University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $57,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Holy Names's tuition & fees is $42,115. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $18,590.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Holy Names. The acceptance rate of Holy Names is 95.31% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 14.63%. The average graduation rate is 58% and the transfer-out rate is 3%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $32,921 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,015 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Holy Names University is 95.31 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Holy Names University is 58 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Holy Names University is 3 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Holy Names University is 62 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Holy Names University is 1,015
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Holy Names University is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $32,921 at Holy Names University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3500 Mountain Blvd, Oakland, CA 94619-1699
Online Applicationhttps://community.hnu.edu/SSLPage.aspx?pid=319
Financial Aidwww.hnu.edu/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://hnu.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://hnu.edu/admissions-aid/veteran-students/
Disability Servicehttps://hnu.edu/life-at-hnu-2/disability-support-services/

Offered Degrees

Holy Names offers 82 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree440
Post Bachelor's Degree120
Master's Degree240
Post Master's Degree20

Special Learning Opportunities

Holy Names University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:440)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,768)

Veterans Benefits

Holy Names University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges