About the School
Founded in 1851, Santa Clara University, or SCU, is a private Catholic Jesuit university. Located in Santa Clara, California, its urban campus is 106 acres. Enrollment is approximately 5,500 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate students. Santa Clara University is in the West Coast Conference in the NCAA Division 1. There are also club and intramural sports on campus. Around 25% of students participate in “Greek Life” across 11 fraternities and sororities. SCU has a Campus Ministry.