High School Student

Choosing a college can be intimidating, so we want to help you through the admissions process—from early planning in high school to enrolling for your first university class.

Why FPU?

Why choose FPU? Find out what makes us stand out among all the choices out there, then visit our four year planning guide to help you prepare for life as a Sunbird during your time in high school.

Why FPU?  Four Year Planning Guide

Visit campus

Fresno Pacific University has a community aspect that must be experienced to be believed, so we highly encourage you to visit us. Schedule a visit to take a tour of the campus, grab a latte from the coffee shop, and get to know your counselor or choose from one of our many visit events throughout the year.

Visit Campus

Admission requirements

In order to be eligible for admission, there are 5 steps you must complete:

  1. Submit an application for admission
    1. Apply online
    2. Download a printable application
  2. Take the SAT or ACT
  3. Request official copies of your high school (or college) transcripts to be sent to FPU
  4. Complete the FAFSA in order to be eligible for government and institutional financial aid
  5. ZeeMee (Optional) We've partnered with this free service that helps you bring your application to life! Copy and paste your link into the online application. Sign up at ZeeMee.com

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Financial aid

We offer a variety of federal, state and private financial aid programs to assist students. More than 97 percent of FPU students receive financial assistance in the form of scholarships, loans, grants and many on-campus employment opportunities. Last year we awarded more than $29 million in financial aid.

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Get to know your fellow Sunbirds

Join your Incoming FPU Class Facebook page to connect with other future Sunbirds and stay in-the-know for all things FPU.

Incoming Fall 2017    Incoming Fall 2018    Incoming Fall 2019

Housing options

Fresno Pacific University offers a variety of housing options to students. From freshmen modules to upper-classmen houses, everyone can participate in FPU’s vibrant on-campus community.

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Four year graduation guarantee


Phone: 559-453-2039
Toll free: 800-660-6089

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