Undergraduate Admissions

Fast Facts

Age

  • 134 years of Creighton tradition
  • 450 years of Jesuit tradition

Size

  • 4,153 undergraduates
  • 7,730 students
  • 130 acres of campus
  • 409,00 people in the City of Omaha
  • 877,000+ in the metro area

Academic excellence

  • #1 Master's University in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report
  • 50+ majors
  • 20+ graduate and professional programs

Incoming Freshman

  • 33% were members of high school National Honors Society
  • 21% ranked in the top 5% of their graduating class
  • 40% ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class
  • 33% in student government
  • 79% in a varsity sport
  • 82% in church/community service
  • 16% in speech/debate, Mock Trial or Model UN
  • 18% in school newspaper, literary magazine, yearbook or TV/radio

*See the 2014 Freshman Academic Profile for more*

Service in the Jesuit Tradition

  • 300+ students take Spring or Fall Break Service Trips
  • 295,000+ student service hours annually

Activities and Athletics

  • First Jesuit University to achieve Fair Trade status
  • Named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll six years in a row
  • 14 Division I sports
  • 16,000 fans regularly cheer on the men's Bluejays basketball team