Menlo College Overview

Student population

Address1000 El Camino Real
Atherton, CA
School Websitewww.menlo.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Menlo College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Atherton, California that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,168 students applied to Menlo College. Of those students, 986 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Menlo College was $42,050, in addition to fees of $750. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Menlo College.

Menlo College has a 59% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Menlo College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Menlo College acceptance rate is 45%. To put this into perspective, 986 of the 2,168 students who applied to Menlo College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Menlo College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Menlo College had an SAT score between the range of 916 and 1,150. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Menlo College was between 18 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Menlo College as part of their application.

Menlo College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Menlo College, the tuition for in-state residents is $42,050. Combined with fees of $750, room and board costs of $14,225, other expenses of $2,743 and the $550 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $42,800 in tuition.

Students at Menlo College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Menlo College was $4,811 last year, with 36% of students being awarded federal aid.

Menlo College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Menlo College.

Menlo College has a good gender split, with 43% of undergraduates being female and 57% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are California residents; in fact, 59% of all students reside in California. However, 27% of students come from out-of-state and 14% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Menlo College is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Menlo College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY

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