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Our Mission


San Francisco University High School welcomes students of demonstrated motivation and ability to engage in an education that fosters responsibility and the spirited pursuit of knowledge. We are a school where adults believe in the promise of every student, and together we work to build and sustain a community of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and talents. UHS challenges each individual to live a life of integrity, inquiry, and purpose larger than the self.


53% self-identified students of color

48% self-identified faculty of color


421 students enrolled for the 2021-2022 school year

89 middle school represented

55% of students from religiously affiliated schools

45% of students from independent schools


$3.7M to the 23% of students who participate
in the Financial Aid program

Average tuition cost for families participating in
the Financial Aid program: $15,621


137 courses offered

Including 115 electives



55+ student led clubs and organizations

50% of UHS students create at least one Independent Study project during their time at UHS

80% of students take more than the two-year Arts requirement


83% of students play on at least one UHS team per year
across 36 teams and 15
different sports


    Our Highlights

    News & Events

    With great pride, we announce that our own University High School Red Devils have once again been chosen as a State Athletic School of the year by CalHi Sports! Our Red Devils were chosen as the Division IV State School of the Year because of the broad-based success of many teams on both the boys’ and girls’ sides. There are over 1500 high schools in California, and only five are recognized with this honor each year. Read the full story by clicking on "See All News" below!