How much does Creighton University cost?

Creighton University Cost of Attendance
In-state $39,916
Out-of-state $39,916
On-Campus Room and Board $11,036
Off-Campus Room and Board $10,294
Average Annual Cost $31,317
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $25,429
$30,000-$48,000 $23,949
$48,000-$75,000 $25,879
$75,000-$110,000 $29,321
Over $110,000 $33,152

Creighton University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $21,961
Federal Grants 14% $5,648
Pell grants 14% $4,325
Other federal grants 6% $2,878
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 2% $2,273
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $20,933
Student loan aid 53% $9,247
Federal student loans 53% $7,925
Other student loans 9% $16,928

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 222 Up to $2,000
Visit a college campus 308 Up to $8,500
Take a foreign language class 195 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 212 Up to $12,000
Do an extracurricular activity 309 Up to $3,000
Do community service 312 Up to $500
Play a sport 156 Up to $1,500
Attend a summer program 156 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 322 Up to $3,000

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Creighton University Admissions

What is Creighton University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 71%
Average GPA 3.76
SAT Submissions 28% of applicants
SAT Reading 580-670
SAT Math 570-680
SAT Writing 510-620
ACT Submissions 84% of applicants
Composite Score 24-30

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Creighton University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 4255
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
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About Creighton University

Creighton is a leading Jesuit, Catholic university that is committed to providing intellectual challenge, promoting critical thinking and inspiring leadership and service to others with a faith-filled view of the world. Creighton’s comprehensive academic offerings have contributed to its national reputation for educational excellence, drawing students from across the nation and around the world. Creighton is ranked as a Top University and a Best Value by U.S. News & World Report in their 2020 “Best Colleges” edition as well as a Top University in the prestigious Wall Street Journal/Times “Higher Education 2020 Rankings.”

Students find great balance in Creighton’s rigorous academics and strong focus on leadership skills, undergraduate research and life-changing community service experiences. Creighton offers small, personal classes, accomplished faculty-mentors, plentiful internship opportunities, and a 99% success rate (percentage of graduates employed, attending graduate/professional school or serving in a volunteer program within 6 months of graduation). With more than 8,500 students, more than 50 undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business and nursing, and more than 40 graduate and professional programs – including law, dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, and physical and occupational therapy – no other institution offers comparable opportunities for interdisciplinary study with 9 colleges and schools, including 4 in the health sciences.


2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify