San Francisco University High School

Tel: (415)447-3100
Grades: 9 - 12 | 395 students
San Francisco University High School, established in 1973, is a co-educational, college preparatory, independent secondary school for grades nine through twelve.
University High School welcomes students of demonstrated motivation and ability to engage in an education that fosters responsibility and the spirited pursuit of knowledge.
We are a school where adults believe in the promise of every student, and together we work to build and sustain a community of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and talents.
UHS challenges each individual to live a life of integrity, inquiry, and purpose larger than the self.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 395 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 44%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade San Francisco University High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 79%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $39,000
% on Financial Aid 22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $27,622
Admissions Director Aaron Mieszczanski

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Fencing, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBadmintonBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
FencingField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Drew School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Francisco Waldorf Grade School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Francisco Waldorf Grade School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Francisco
    San Francisco Waldorf Grade School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 278 students
    0.2 miles
    2938 Washington Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)931-2750
    0.2PK-8
    278
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 280 students
    0.3 miles
    2901 California St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)409-3739
    0.39-12
    280
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-8 | 408 students
    0.3 miles
    2750 Jackson Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)921-3747
    0.3K-8
    408
  • San Francisco
    Grades: KG-7 | 49 students
    0.3 miles
    2521 Scott St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)931-0400
    0.3KG-7
    49
  • San Francisco
    Sterne School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 5-12 | 90 students
    0.3 miles
    2690 Jackson St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415)922-6081
    0.35-12
    90

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