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Our Campus

A World-Class Education from the Heart of San Francisco

At Golden Gate University, you will have the opportunity to study and work in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Not only is the Bay Area rich in natural beauty, but it is also one of the most vibrant urban centers anywhere. Located in the heart of the Bay Area, near the center of Downtown San Francisco, our campus has San Francisco’s legal and financial districts on one side and the growing “South of Market” corporate corridor on the other.

With the city as our extended campus, San Francisco’s incredible diversity and rich blend of cultures from around the world prepare students for today’s global market. Our campus is surrounded by easy access to public transportation, giving students multiple commuting options and access to explore this exciting city and its beautiful surrounding region.

The Bay Area’s nine counties encompass more than 7,100 square miles of major cities, rugged coastline, bay shoreline, forests, mountains, and open space, including a 76,500 acre national recreation area — a dramatic setting to live, work, and learn.

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The City is Our Campus

San Francisco is well-known around the world as a hub of innovation and entrepreneurship. From Silicon Valley startups and tech giants to financial firms and Fortune 500 companies, our campus location in the heart of the city connects you to endless opportunities for career growth in every industry. Whether you’re an online student or taking courses on our city campus, earning a degree from Golden Gate University offers many advantages as you take the next step in your career.

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Learn from
Industry Experts

Our faculty are all experts in their fields who know what employers are looking for and can help you stand out in today’s job market.


Connect with
Bay Area Employers

As a GGU student, you’ll have the opportunity to network with 300+ prominent business partners in the Bay Area and beyond.

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Become Part of
the GGU Community

At Golden Gate University, you’ll join a dynamic and supportive community of more than 70,000 alumni across the globe.

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Student Life at GGU

From community-building events to student organizations, you’ll enjoy a vibrant and diverse student experience at Golden Gate University. Whether you’re an online student or you’re planning to attend classes on campus, you can find your home at GGU.

Learn More About the Student Experience

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Find Your Program

With more than 60 degrees and certificates designed for working professionals, GGU offers career-focused education for every path. If you’re ready to take the next step in your career, we’re here to help you find the program that matches your goals.

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