What Makes Us Special

About Buena Vista University

At Buena Vista University, you'll see what it's like to have a truly personal learning experience. Students choose from more than 40 academic programs and enjoy lots of one-on-one attention. With BVU in their corner, nearly 100% of graduates land in a job or graduate school within six months after graduation. With an education that is affordable, practical, and personal, students confidently flip the impossible into a reality.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.45

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 47%
Men 53%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 70%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 72%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 211 56 1 0 268

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