At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1900
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $52,310
  • Selectivity
  • Most Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Pittsburgh, PA

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

1-Nov

Early App Deadline

January 1 (December 1 for fine arts applicants)

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 22%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 7%
  • Application Fee
  • $75
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

99%

Top half of HS class

92%

Top quarter of HS class

75%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 660-750
  • Math
  • 720-800
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 31-34
  • English
  • 31-35
  • Math
  • 31-35
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Most Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 21%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 7%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 6,283

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$52,310

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$13,270

room and board

$66,580

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$52,310

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$13,270

room and board

$66,580

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $17,855
  • $30-$48K
  • $18,849
  • $48-$75K
  • $23,449
  • $75-$110K
  • $32,345
  • $110 & UP
  • $46,883
Financial aid

55%

Receiving Financial Aid

11%

Receiving Federal Grants

35%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: January 1 (December 1 for fine arts applicants)

Student Life

Student Body

6,283

Total undergrad enrollment

6,975

Total grad students

70%

Out-of-state

10%

In-state

20%

International
Students

  • 46%

    FEMALE

  • 54

    MALE
Organizations

279

Student Organizations

14

Fraternities

8

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

36%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 30%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 5%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 8%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 30%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

10:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

1,169

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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