Overview

Applicants
3,784
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average HS GPA
3.12

GPA Breakdown

16%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
23%
2.50 - 2.99
13%
2.00 - 2.49
2%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
400 - 550
SAT Math
420 - 550
ACT Composite
18 - 24

Deadlines


Regular
August 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
16.53:1
Total Faculty
1,049
with Terminal Degree

535
Men
514
Women
112
Minority

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
30%
Graduate in 5 years
79%
Graduate in 6 years
33%


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Diploma
Doctoral
Doctoral/Professional
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate
Terminal Associate
Transfer Associate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

Prominent Alumni


Thomas Bopp
astronomer, co-discover of Comet Hale Bopp

Ron Parise
astronaut

Ed O'Neill
actor

Ron Jaworski
former NFL All -Pro and sports commentator

Nathaniel R. Jones
federal judge

Nanette Lepore
Fashion Designer

Amit Patel
cardiothoracic surgeon & world pioneer stem cell therapy for heart failure

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,261

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,262

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,817

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$31,131

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
73%

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$7,847
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$13,847
Required Fees
$470
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$954

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,808

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
11,348
Out of State

International
1%
Foreign Countries Represented
34

Demographics

13.41%
African-American
3.58%
Hispanic
75.97%
Caucasian
3.52%
Unknown
1.03%
International

53% female
47% male
78% are full time
22% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
10%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
24%

Campus Environment
Small Urban
Fire safety rating
91

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Frat Sorority
Other

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
180
Number of Honor Societies
36

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
9

2% join a fraternity
2% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division I

Men's Sports (Penguins)
8 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Penguins)
11 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Day Care
Health
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Kent State University

Sustainability

Green Rating
77

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
94

Average Number of PC's per Lab
25

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
dell for students and employees Apple products for students and employees.

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Sue Davis
Director of Admissions

Address
One University Plaza
Youngstown, OH 44555

Phone
330 941-2000

Email
enroll@ysu.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Stambaugh Stadium
Beeghly Center
Andrews Wellness Center
Watts Center
Kilcawley Center
McDonough Museum, Planetarium

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Butler Art Museum
Covelli Center
Southern Park Mall
Dyor Performing Arts Center
Millcreek Park
Stamabugh Auditorium

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Mon - Fri and Sat (select)
8-5 M-F; Sat 8-12 select
330 941-2000

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Varies
Times: 9:30 am. and 1:30 p.m.; Saturday by appointment
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Greyhound Bus Youngstown/Warren Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
http://web.ysu.edu/gen/ysu/Directions_Maps__Tour_m107.html