University High School offers a unique curriculum that includes courses such as zoology, Latin and musicianship. Located on the campus of California State University—Fresno, juniors and seniors enroll in classes at the university, often earning college credit in the process. Admission to University High School is selective but does use a lottery system if applications exceed availability. Applicants must have at least two years of musical experience to be considered, and every student at UHS is required to participate in a band, orchestra or choir. Extracurricular activities available at University High School range from the ecology club to forensics and soccer.
Rankings / Awards
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Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||42%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||4%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).
|Academic Performance Index Evaluation||Achieves CA goal|
|College Readiness Index||90.2|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
University High School
2611 EAST MATOIAN
FRESNO, CA 93740
Phone: (559) 278-8263
District: Fresno Unified School District