1101 Camden Avenue Salisbury, MD 21801 410-543-6161
http://www.salisbury.edu/ admissions@salisbury.edu
About Salisbury University
  • Year of Foundation 1925
  • Size of Campus 155 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Master
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 6,437
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55%, 45%, 12%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,814 in-state, $13,310 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,910
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 7,285
Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 56 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.In 1922, the Maryland Legislature established a commission to determine a location for a two-year college on the state’s Eastern Shore. A site at Salisbury was selected and the institution opened in September 1925.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) BASIC, Catholic Campus Ministeries (Newman Club), FOCUS, Gospel Choir, JSA, Latterday Saints Student Assoc. , Student Impact/Campus Crusade for Christ, Wesley Foundation/Methodist Campus Ministry.
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 5%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) NAACP, UAS,
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 6
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Sarbane Lecture Series, Riall Lecturer Series, SU Annual Variety Show, Multicultural Festival, Salisbury Symphony Orchestra, Bobby Bryon Theatre's productions
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Percent students who are frat members 6%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Sigma Lambda, Beta Beta Beta, Beta Gamma Sigma, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Honors Student Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Beta Honor Society for Respiratory Care, Lambda iota Tau, Lambda Pi Eta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Alpha, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Epsi
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Washington, D.C. (118), Baltimore, MD (117)
  • Distance to nearest train Wilmington, DE (114)
  • Distance to nearest bus Salisbury, MD (2)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (75%), women's dorms (14%), men's dorms (11%), apartment for single students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 100%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 46%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,012
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 38
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 508,474
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 2,300
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,013
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 325
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological
  • Museums Atrium GalleryNabb Research Center
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 460
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,252
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Web-based searching is available in various FirstSearch databases, LEXIS-NEXIS Academic Universe, EBSCO Academic Search, ABI/Inform, PsycInfo, and various other electronic databases, as well as the Internet. A full description of available electronic reso
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 750,272
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Delaware State University)
  • Employed Students after 1 year 55%
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,000
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Wicomico County School District; NVR; Worcester County School District; Maryland County School Systems; Public Schools in Delaware; Peninsula Regional Medical Center;
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