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.: 44%
Students by Grade San Francisco University High School Students 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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  • San FranciscoSan Francisco Waldorf Grade School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2938 Washington Street
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)931-2750
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.2 mi | 310 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • San FranciscoDrew School
    2901 California St
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)409-3739
    0.3 mi | 280 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • San FranciscoTown School For Boys
    All-boys
    2750 Jackson Street
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)921-3747
    All-boys
    0.3 mi | 408 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • San FranciscoHillwood Academic Day School
    2521 Scott St
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)931-0400
    0.3 mi | 49 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • San FranciscoSterne School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2690 Jackson St
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)922-6081
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.3 mi | 90 students | Gr. 5-12                      

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $14,931 for elementary schools and $23,044 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 63% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).