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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 410 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $52,170
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 7

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San Francisco University High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1973

Student Body

Total Students
410 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
San Francisco University High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
84%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
12 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
23%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$37,370
Admissions Director
Nate Lundy
Admissions Associate
Katelyn Cassell

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 410 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $52,170
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 7

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $22,593 for elementary schools and $33,000 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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