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Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is a public institution that was founded in 1857. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,090, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 585 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), 126. Its in-state tuition and fees are $8,849 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $12,161 (2013-14).
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Our Mission: Distinguished by its focus on individual attention to student success, commitment to diversity, and responsiveness to the
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|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 15. The application fee at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is $30. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 75.3 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||75.3%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 15|
The student-faculty ratio at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is 18:1, and the school has 40.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania include: Visual and Performing Arts; Education; Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; and Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 72.5 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||23%|
|Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates|
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,090, with a gender distribution of 41.8 percent male students and 58.2 percent female students. At this school, 37 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 63 percent of students live off campus. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA II|
Campus Info & Services
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, women's center, day care, health service, and health insurance. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 48 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.
|Students who have cars on campus||48%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 80.5 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $4,148.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$8,849 (2013-14)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$12,161 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$10,976 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data