Gonzaga University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Gonzaga Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 10.0% of the student population at Gonzaga. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Gonzaga Disability Services.
Gonzaga for the Military
While not a "service academy", Gonzaga does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Gonzaga Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Gonzaga for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Gonzaga University
Gonzaga offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Gonzaga University
There were 5,304 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 5,237 (98.7%). Part-time attendance was 67 (1.3%).
Gonzaga University is Ranked #317 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Gonzaga receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Gonzaga #317 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Gonzaga University Competes in the NCAA
Gonzaga has a total of 476 student athletes, 236 men and 240 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Gonzaga University Athletics