About Alliant International University
On Campus Housing
The San Francisco Law School founded in 1909, the United States International University founded in 1927, and the California School of Professional Psychology founded in 1969 were merged together to form the present day Alliant International University. It is a private for-profit university located at San Diego in California. The university also has ranches at Los Angeles, Fresno, Sacramento, and Irvine.
The student body at the university consists of 4,003 students. This includes 1,781 full-time students and 2,222 part-time enrollments.
The student-faculty ratio at the university is 15:1.
University's acceptance rate is 86%.
The university intends to polish the potential of each student while preserving individual uniqueness as well as to harness personal instincts to be put into a beneficial manipulation for the reconciliation of challenges faced by mankind, through a well planned academic spectrum. The university reveres the values of inclusion, mentorship, passion, accountability, transparent communication, and teamwork and projects this in its functioning.
Online Education at Alliant International University
The university provides 31 online programs covering 6 majors.
The online programs follow a flexible class schedule. Though the syllabus and curriculum are at par with the traditional classroom programs, the semester schedule is not followed. The exclusion of the semester constraints from this quality academic program results in a course structure that is easy to be incorporated into the busy schedule of the working professionals and adult learners.
The online program is apt for students who wish to earn a degree without disturbing their professional lives.
The university utilizes the Moodle online classes management resource to conduct its classes. The clutter-free, easily navigable user interface of the Moodle facility enables interactive, immersive, and informative conduction of classes with active participation from each student.
The small classes facilitate better interaction with the professors and thus enhancing the learning experience. The library services are very good for research purposes. The campus is serene and the community is very focused on achieving academic excellence and projecting the same to a professional pedestal.
The professors are well qualified and have a sincere energy to help the students in achieving their dreams and elevating them to a higher scholastic base and aggrandizing their academic qualifications. The living conditions are decent but the food has better alternatives outside the campus. The non-teaching staff is very helpful in getting the students through their academic lives by assisting them with every aspect.
The social dimension at the university is very warm. The peers are extremely friendly and extend sincere support to the ventures undertaken by each other. The faculty members are well versed in their respective subjects and easily accessible to clear doubts.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$71,211 per year
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
There are various finance support measures taken by the university to ensure education for students who would need financial assistance. These financial aids can be used by the students in need in order to pay fees and meet other academic-related expenses such as housing around the campus. The financial aids are given in a variety of formats. This includes scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study opportunity. The availability of such aids to individual students is subject to eligibility fulfillment.
Eligible students who wish to avail of these facilities are required to submit a completed FAFSA form. Alliant International University federal school code is 011117. The various financial aids provided at the university are
Federal Aids such as Pell Grant, Iraq, and Afghanistan Service Grant, TEACH Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loan, and Federal Work Study option is provided.
Cal Grant and California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth is provided as the State Aids.
Institutional Aids provided by the university include A.L. and Sophie Shapiro Scholarship, Alliant Diversity Scholarship, Andrew Curry Memorial Scholarship, Ann Hozier Scholarship, and Arthur Kovacs Academic Merit Scholarship along with Alliant International University Alumni Grant.
Post 9/11 GI Bill is offered as the Military Aid at the university.