Overview

Applicants
2,471
Acceptance Rate
75%
Average HS GPA
3.72

GPA Breakdown

56%
Over 3.75
16%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
8%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
2%
2.00 - 2.49

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
510 - 630
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
510 - 610
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
21 - 27

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with Writing recommended

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with Essay component recommended

Deadlines

Regular — August 15


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
14:1
Total Faculty
211
with Terminal Degree
130

117
Women
94
Men
9
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
50%
Graduate in 5 years
61%
Graduate in 6 years
63%

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biochemistry.
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other.
  • Business/Commerce, General.
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.
  • Finance, General.
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General.
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
  • Insurance.
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce.
  • Management Information Systems, General.
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Journalism.
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General.
  • Computer Science.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Art Teacher Education.
  • Biology Teacher Education.
  • Business Teacher Education.
  • Chemistry Teacher Education.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education.
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education.
  • French Language Teacher Education.
  • History Teacher Education.
  • Mathematics Teacher Education.
  • Music Teacher Education.
  • Social Studies Teacher Education.
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education.
  • Special Education and Teaching, General.
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other.

  • ENGINEERING.

  • Engineering, General.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • Creative Writing.
  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES.

  • Child Care and Support Services Management.
  • Child Development.
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Spanish Language and Literature.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Art Therapy/Therapist.
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Dietetics/Dietitian.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Music Therapy/Therapist.
  • Orthodontics/Orthodontology.
  • Physician Assistant.
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies.
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies.
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
  • Forensic Science and Technology.

  • LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES.

  • Pre-Law Studies.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • General Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.
  • Mathematics, Other.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

  • PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES.

  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Religion/Religious Studies.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS.

  • Human Services, General.
  • Social Work.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • International Relations and Affairs.
  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Sociology.

  • THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS.

  • Pastoral Studies/Counseling.
  • Religious/Sacred Music.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Acting.
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics.
  • Commercial and Advertising Art.
  • Dance, General.
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other.
  • Drawing.
  • Fine and Studio Arts Management.
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other.
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General.
  • Keyboard Instruments.
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts.
  • Music Performance, General.
  • Music, General.
  • Music, Other.
  • Painting.
  • Printmaking.
  • Sculpture.
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology.
  • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management.
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other.
  • Voice and Opera.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

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

Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Bibiana Boerio
Retired Sr. Exec of Ford Motor Company & former Chief of Staff Mem of Cong

Ronne Froman
Rear Admiral US Navy (retired)

Patricia Acquaviva Gabow, M.D.
Medical Medical Director of Denver Health and Hospital Authority

Michele Ridge
Former First Lady, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Kelley Murray Skoloda
Partner, Ketchum, Inc. Author, "Too Busy to Shop"

Maureen O'Connor
Judge, Ohio Supreme Court

Shawn Sturnick
Writer, Theatre Artist

Academic Rating

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
50%
Graduate in 5 years
61%
Graduate in 6 years
63%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

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

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Oct 30

Required Forms

FAFSA
School
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$23,351

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$21,314

Average Need-Based Loan
$6,502

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
85%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$39,892

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$21,126

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$36,306
Required Fees
$550
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,200

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$3,355
Transportation for Commuters
$500

On-Campus Room and Board
$12,212
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
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)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans

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

Direct Lender
No

Financial Aid Rating

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,708
Foreign Countries Represented
17

Demographics

1.30%
Asian
9.05%
African-American
3.65%
Hispanic
79.23%
Caucasian
2.41%
International

5% female
95% male
23% are out of state
34% are full time
66% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
55%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
78%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Dorms Coed
Other

Special Needs Admissions


Director
Teresa Bassi-Cook

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
40
Number of Honor Societies
4

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
6

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

13% participate in intramural sports
12% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Griffins)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Griffins)
12 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Equestrian Sports
Field Hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball


Sustainability

61/99

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

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Apple

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Lois Harbison
Campus Guest Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
Seton Hill Drive
Greensburg, PA 15601

Phone
724-838-4255

Email
harbison@setonhill.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Griffin's Cove
McKenna Recreation Center
Sullivan Lounge
Residence Halls
Lowe Dining Hall
New additions to Seton Hill include the Center for Performing Arts located in downtown Greensburg within walking distance of campus. Also a new Health Sciences Building opened for the Fall 2015 semester on campus and a new Dance and Visual Arts Center built within walking distance of the campus.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Westmoreland Mall
Westmoreland Museum of American Art
Twin Lakes Park
Local restaurants/coffe shops
Lynch Field Recreation Complex

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday thru Friday, select Saturdays
8 am - 4 pm
724-838-4255

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 9 am and 1 pm
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
See website www.setonhill.edu for dates

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
harbison@setonhill.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Pittsburgh International Airport, in Pittsburgh PA, is the nearest large airport. It is about 1 1/2 hours from campus. Arnold Palmer Regional Airport is located in Latrobe, PA. It is about 20 minutes from campus. Van and limousine services and rental cars are available from the international airport to campus. Amtrak trains and Greyhound buses have stops in Greenburg.

Driving Instructions to Campus
1. FROM THE WEST: Pennsylvania Turnpike (Rt.76) east to Exit at Irwin. Follow Rt. 30 east approximately 8 miles. Take the Pittsburgh Street exit into the city of Greensburg. At the traffic light, turn left onto Bell Way. Go one block to the next traffic light and continue straight onto College Avenue through the tunnel. The University's entrance is on the left. Or take Rt. 70 east to New Stanton. Then, follow directions from #4 below. 2. FROM PITTSBURGH: Take Parkway (Rt. 76) and travel east. Travel approximately 10 miles to Exit at Irwin. Then, follow directions from #1 above. 3. FROM THE NORTHWEST: Take Rt. 79 south Pennsylvania Turnpike (Rt. 76). Travel east to Exit at Irwin. Then, follow directions from #1 above. 4. FROM THE EAST: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Rt. 76) west to Exit at New Stanton. Then, follow Rt. 119 north to Rt. 66 north exit. (Toll is 1$). Travel north and take Exit 5 (Greensburg/Jeanette, Rt. 130). At the end of the exit, make a right onto Rt. 130 east. After approximately 2 miles, the University's entrance is on the right. Or take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Rt. 76) west to Exit at New Stanton. Then, follow Rt. 119 north (approximately 8 miles). Upon entering downtown Greensburg, Rt 119 becomes Main Street. Continue on Main Street and turn left onto Otterman Street (at the Courthouse Square). At the second traffic light, turn right onto College Avenue. The University's entrance is on the left. 5. FROM THE NORTHEAST: Take Rt. 22 west to Rt. 66 south (Toll is 50 cents). Take Exit 5 (Greensburg/Jeanette, Rt. 130). At end of exit, make a left onto Rt. 130 east. After approximately 2 miles, the University's entrance is on the right. 6. FROM THE SOUTH: Follow Rt. 119 north to New Stanton. Then follow directions from #4 above.

Local Accommodations
Wide variety of chain motels, including but not limited to Courtyard by Marriott, Hampton Inn, & Super 8. Bed & Breakfast of Greensburg is a locally owned option as well. Comfort Inn 724-838-7070 www.comfortinn.com Courtyard by Marriott 724-834-3555 www.marriot.com Four Points Hotel by Sheraton 724-836-6060 www.starwoddhotels.com Hampton Inn 724-838-8800 www.hamptoninn.com Knight's Inn 724-836-7100 www.knightsinn.com Super 8 Motel 724-838-8080 or 724-468-4888 www.super8motel.com


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