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Simpson University

Simpson University

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Uni facts

  • Redding, USA
  • University type: Private
  • Rank: 9531
  • Program types Bachelor's degrees
  • Programs total 25
  • Acceptance rates 52%
  • Nationalities 11
  • International Students 13

Study abroad at Simpson University

Simpson University is a Christ-centered liberal arts institution based in Sacramento, California, US. The University offers 28 undergraduate majors, multiple graduate programs, and the Tozer Seminary. There are undergraduate degrees available in areas including business, English, history and political science, education and nursing.

The University has six residences, including men’s, women’s, and co-ed halls, and nearly 90% of undergraduates live on campus. There’s lots to enjoy only minutes from campus, including Mount Shasta, Lassen Volcanic National Park, and various lakes.

12 Simpson athletic teams compete in the California Pacific Conference in cross-country, soccer, volleyball, wrestling, basketball, baseball, softball, and golf. The University encourages an athletic program designed to develop good health, leadership and athletic skills. Simpson has won the Cal Pac Sportsmanship Award numerous times.

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Why study at Simpson?

  • Small class sizes

    The average class side is no more than 10

  • Student staff ratio

    11:1 student faculty ratio helps each student receive a personalized education

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Life as an international student

During the first week, Simpson will help you settle into living on campus and in the US as an international student. This includes helping you register for classes, shopping for essentials in the area, opening a bank account, giving educational seminars, and organizing social events.

Simpson University looks after the health and wellness of all international students outside of the classroom. Pastoral care and counseling, housing advice, visa support, financial guidance, career services, clubs and societies, and extra-curricular trips are all available to students.

The Residence Life program supports you living on campus. Campus living can help form friendships, and it offers opportunities for easy involvement with university activities. It also provides access to the library and other on-campus academic resources.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Computer labs
    • Quiet Areas
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Baseball Pitches 3
    • No. of Climbing Wall 1
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 1
    • Cafe’s 1
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Swimming Pool
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
  • Praying Rooms
    • Chaplaincy
  • Transport
    • Campus parking
  • Sports Facilities
    • Sport facilities 4
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches 1
  • Tutoring Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support

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Simpson University programs

Fees and funding

At Simpson University providing a valuable education is highly important. Although cost shouldn't be the only determining factor in selecting a college, it is hoped the University's cost details provided will help you come to a decision that’s right for you.

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Undergraduate Tuition - $29,750 / year

  • President's Freshman Scholarship - $12,000 / year GPA 3.7 / SAT 1300 or ACT 27

  • Provost's Freshman Scholarship - $10,000 / year GPA 3.4 / SAT 1100 or ACT 22

  • Dean's Freshman Scholarship - $8,000 / year GPA 3.0 / SAT 1000 or ACT 19

  • Opportunity Scholarship - $6,000 / year GPA below 3.0 / SAT below 1,000 / ACT below 19

  • Athletic Scholarships available (each coach will determine the amount of institutional athletic aid)

Location

Simpson University

2211 College View Dr, Redding, CA 96003, USA

Simpson University is located in beautiful Northern California, with the outdoor adventures located only minutes from campus, including Mount Shasta, Lassen Volcanic National Park, and various lakes.

  • To Sacramento

    2 hours 40 minutes

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Visa requirements for Simpson University

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements