Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University is a major national research university with the guiding vision that the best of the heritage of contemporary civilization and knowledge is compatible with the ancient traditions of Jewish law and life. On the undergraduate level this is embodied in the dual curriculum under which students pursue a full program of liberal arts, the sciences, and business while taking a full core of Jewish studies. On the graduate level the University's mission is embodied in the emphasis on the moral dimensions of the search for knowledge and the Jewish ethical values and principles that govern professional practitioners. In its 129th year, Yeshiva University is the country's oldest and most comprehensive institution combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement.

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School Details

school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Private, Coed 1886 N/A Semester $478.2 million + 500 W. 185th Street, New York, NY 10033 (212) 960-5400
overall score total score state city online paying global
51 100.0 New York New York 976 1179 73

Tuition & Expenses

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Room and board $12,000 (2017-18)


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Average need-based scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $26,778
Students who received need-based scholarship or grant aid (freshmen) 55%
Average non-need-based scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $18,380
Average non-need-based athletic scholarship or grant award (freshmen) $0

Financial Aid

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Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees 0%
Average total indebtedness of 2016 graduating class $23,551
Graduating students who have borrowed (any loan type, 2016) 44%


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Average need-based self-help aid award (freshmen) $5,144
Students who received need-based self-help aid (freshmen) 34%