Gonzaga University

#1286 / #383
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Private Roman Catholic university in Spokane, Washington, US

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About Gonzaga University

According to Wikipedia, Gonzaga University is a private Jesuit university in Spokane, Washington. It is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Founded in 1887 by Joseph Cataldo, an Italian-born priest and Jesuit missionary, the university is named for the young Jesuit saint Aloysius Gonzaga. The campus houses 105 buildings on 152 acres of grassland alongside the Spokane River, in a residential setting a half-mile from downtown Spokane.

Gonzaga University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
8,409 73% 88% 1280 27

How Much Does Gonzaga University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $23,389
30K - 48K $23,111
48K - 75K $28,186
75K - 110K $35,416
110K+ $38,860

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Gonzaga University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Gonzaga University, then you can expect to earn an average of $63,800 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Gonzaga University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
6,856 5,620 1,236

Where is Gonzaga University?

Gonzaga University is located at E 502 Boone Ave, Spokane WA 99258-0001

What Is Gonzaga University Known For?

Gonzaga University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Gonzaga University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Gonzaga University's Most Influential Alumni?

Gonzaga University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Law, and Religious Studies. Here are some of Gonzaga University's most famous alumni:

Greg Boyle
Greg Boyle
An American Jesuit.
Robert Blair Kaiser
An American journalist.
John Stockton
An American basketball player.
Jim Wickwire
An American climber.
Mike Stepovich
A 9th Governor of Alaska Territory .
Carl Pohlad
An American financier .
Jeff Moss
Jeff Moss
An American hacker.
Philip Vera Cruz
An American labor leader.
Brent Hartinger
An American writer.
Ronny Turiaf
Ronny Turiaf
A French basketball player.
John Lo Schiavo
A University president.
Bing Crosby
Bing Crosby
An American singer and actor .