Sonoma State University

General Information

Website www.sonoma.edu
Address 1801 E Cotati Ave
City Rohnert Park
State CA
Zip 94928-3609
Locale Suburb: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 80%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 29.3%
Five-year graduation rate 52.4%
Six-year graduation rate 58.5%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 6.4%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 8,667
Endowment Assets $36,441,358
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website https://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/Pages/csu-costs.aspx
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 11%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.23
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 490 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 540)
Median SAT Math 490 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 540)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 21.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 19 - 24)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 76.3%
In-State Tuition and Fees $7,388
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $18,548
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $25,178
Average Net Price After Grants $16,807
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $5,905
Median earnings 10 years after entry $49,200
Median debt of completers $17,500
Federal Loan Default Rate 5.2%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 32.9%
% Underrepresented Minority 33.7%
% Black 2.2%
% Latino 31.1%
% Native American 0.4%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.2%
% Asian 5.0%
% White 45.8%
% Two or More Races 6.5%
% Other 8.7%
% Noresident Aliens 2.3%
% Female 63.6%
% Male 36.4%
% Age 25 and Over 9.0%
% Part-time 9.6%