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High School Students

Choosing a college can be intimidating, so we want to help you through the admissions process—from early planning in high school to enrolling for your first university class.

Why FPU?

Why choose FPU? Find out what makes us stand out among all the choices out there, then visit our four year planning guide to help you prepare for life as a Sunbird during your time in high school.

Why FPU?  Four Year Planning Guide

Visit campus

Fresno Pacific University has a community aspect that must be experienced to be believed, so we highly encourage you to visit us. Schedule a visit to take a tour of the campus, grab a latte from the coffee shop, and get to know your counselor or choose from one of our many visit events throughout the year.

Visit Campus

Admission requirements

In order to be considered for admission, there are 5 steps you must complete:

  • Submit an application for admission. Apply online now, or download a printable application
  • Request official copies of your high school (and/or college) transcripts to be sent to FPU.
  • FPU does not require the SAT or ACT for admission. However, if you do wish to submit test scores as part of your file, please use our school code. SAT code: 4616, ACT code: 0357.
    International students: please visit the International Admission page for testing requirements.

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Financial aid

FPU offers a variety of scholarships, grants, and other financial aid programs to assist students in reaching their educational and career goals. 100% of full-time, first-bachelor’s degree students receive a scholarship of at least $5,000 per year. Last year, more than $29 million in financial aid was awarded. Federal and State aid, including the Cal Grant program (for California Residents who meet eligibility), is available by completing the FAFSA or California Dream Act Application. Some deadlines may apply so connect with a Student Financial Services Advisor now!

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Housing options

Fresno Pacific University offers a variety of housing options to students. From freshmen modules to upper-classmen houses, everyone can participate in FPU’s vibrant on-campus community.

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