Overview

Applicants
4,411
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average HS GPA
3.15

GPA Breakdown

18%
Over 3.75
13%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
25%
2.50 - 2.99
11%
2.00 - 2.49
7%
1.00 - 1.99
7%
Below 1.0

Test Scores

SAT Reading
415 - 520
SAT Math
410 - 520
ACT Composite
17 - 23

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
:1
Total Faculty
409
with Terminal Degree

228
Men
181
Women
26
Minority
7
International

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

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
24%
Graduate in 5 years
42%
Graduate in 6 years
47%

Majors

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies

  • Women's Studies

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Organizational Communication, General

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General

  • Education

  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Education, Other
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Superintendency and Educational System Administration
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

  • Engineering Technologies/Technicians

  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Manufacturing Technology/Technician

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor

  • History

  • History, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • General Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Biological and Physical Sciences

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Environmental Science

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Physics, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General
  • School Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Work

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

  • Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Economics, General
  • Geography
  • Political Science and Government
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Music, General


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Dr. Mike Zafirovski
Chairman of the Board for DJO - Senior Advisor to The Blackstone Group

Major General Mary K. Eder
U.S. Army Reserves Office of the Chief - Motivational Speaker/Professor

Dr. Nancy Collop
Medical Director - John Hopkins Hospital for Sleep Disorders

Mr. Louis Cole III
Manager of Information Services at Netreon Inc.

Dr. Paul Hennigan
President of Point Park University in Pittsburgh

J. Jude Basile, Esq.
Basil Law Firm - Trial Lawyer of the Year 2004

Brigadier General Mark Bellini
U.S. Army, 7th and Europe

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
May 1
Notification Date
Mar 22

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$2,586

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$3,080

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,622

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$21,518

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
46%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$5,531

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$5,554
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$8,332
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$900

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,188
Transportation for Commuters
$1,600

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 Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Nursing Loans
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

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

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
6,472
Out of State
11%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
31

Demographics

56% female
44% male
11% are out of state
89% are full time
11% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
29%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
77%

Campus Environment
Rural
Fire safety rating
94

Housing Options

Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Other

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD)

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Robert McConnell, Ph.D

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Documentation Requred for LD
Psychoeducational evaluation

Documentation Requred for ADHD
Yes

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
No

Notetakers
No

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
175
Number of Honor Societies
13

Number of Social Sororities
7
Number of Religious Organizations
8

3% join a fraternity
3% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

Men's Sports (Fighting Scots)
9 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wheel Chair Basketball
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Fighting Scots)
10 Sports

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

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: To provide support for the Edinboro LGBT community and educate the campus at large about gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender issues.

Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability

Green Rating
68

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
90

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
260

Average Number of PC's per Lab
17

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
No

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
80%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
CS Technologies (local), Apple, Adobe and Microsoft.

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
Mr. Craig Grooms
Dir of Undergraduate Admissions

Address
Academy Hall
Edinboro, PA 16444

Phone
1-888-846-2676

Email
eup_admissions@edinboro.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Frank G. Pogue Student Center
Baron-Forness Library
Cooper Science Building
Louis J. Cole Memorial Auditorium
Athletic Dome

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Edinboro Lake
Millcreek Mall
Presque Isle State Park
Charlie's
Campbell's Pottery

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Year round

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
cseth@edinboro.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Erie International Airport, Greyhound Bus

Driving Instructions to Campus
Exit 166 from I-79; east on route 6N to Edinboro (approximately 2 miles) turn right at the first traffic light (Erie Street), Turn left at traffic light (Normal Street). The admission office is located in Academy Hall (white building on your right)

Local Accommodations
The Seasons Inn @ Nick's Place Edinboro, PA 814-734-5098 Comfort Suites