At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1948
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $14,828
  • Selectivity
  • Less Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Suburban

Erie, PA

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 88%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 30%
  • Application Fee
  • $65
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

83%

Top half of HS class

40%

Top quarter of HS class

13%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 460-570
  • Math
  • 510-640
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 21-27
  • English
  • 20-25
  • Math
  • 22-31
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Less Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 87%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 30%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 4,420

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$14,828

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,840

books and supplies

$11,230

room and board

$27,898

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$22,834

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,840

books and supplies

$11,230

room and board

$35,904

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $18,780
  • $30-$48K
  • $19,770
  • $48-$75K
  • $22,860
  • $75-$110K
  • $27,192
  • $110 & UP
  • $28,962
Financial aid

79%

Receiving Financial Aid

30%

Receiving Federal Grants

67%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

4,420

Total undergrad enrollment

146

Total grad students

8%

Out-of-state

74%

In-state

18%

International
Students

  • 34%

    FEMALE

  • 66

    MALE
Organizations

104

Student Organizations

4

Fraternities

3

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

39%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 4%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 3%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 3%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 78%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

15:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

274

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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