Eureka is a great place to study for the SAT – find a library, a cafe, or a bookstore and get started on your dream of getting into the college of your choice. We've assembled data on the top colleges in the Eureka area and the best options for SAT prep in Eureka.

While many schools like Humboldt State University require the redesigned SAT essay section, you should always check with the schools to which you're applying to see what is expected.


Most people studying for the SAT spend at least five weeks actively preparing. Once you've decided on a test date, you'll be more motivated to study. Whether you choose to use a book, apps, or local or online SAT prep courses like the ones we've recommended below, you'll want to structure your study time early. Note that if there's not a convenient class option in Eureka, you'll likely find a live course online that can help to raise your score.

Kaplan SAT prep

SAT Prep - Live Online

Begins Mar 28, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Mon, Wed - Ends Apr 23, 2018

Begins Mar 28, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Mon, Wed - Ends Apr 23, 2018

Begins Mar 31, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Sat - Ends May 19, 2018

Begins Apr 5, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Tue, Thu - Ends May 1, 2018

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2018 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)

March 10, 2018

May 5, 2018

June 2, 2018

Colleges near Eureka, California

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
Humboldt State University Arcata, CA 4-year, Public 7295 84%
Simpson University Redding, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 974 65%
California State University-Chico Chico, CA 4-year, Public 15614 81%
Oregon Institute of Technology Klamath Falls, OR 4-year, Public 3895 93%
Pacific Union College Angwin, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1495 40%
Sonoma State University Rohnert Park, CA 4-year, Public 7407 77%
University of California-Davis Davis, CA 4-year, Public 24670 47%
William Jessup University Rocklin, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 700 49%
California State University-Sacramento Sacramento, CA 4-year, Public 24820 80%
Dominican University of California San Rafael, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1449 56%
California Maritime Academy Vallejo, CA 4-year, Public 823 78%
Zaytuna College Berkeley, CA 4-year, primarily associate's, Private not-for-pro 64%
San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 370 96%
University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5819 68%
San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA 4-year, Public 25170 72%
University of Oregon Eugene, OR 4-year, Public 18509 80%
Saint Marys College of California Moraga, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2799 75%
Mills College Oakland, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 921 57%
California State University-East Bay Hayward, CA 4-year, Public 11680 73%
Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 875 73%