1 University Plaza Youngstown, OH 44555 330-941-3000
http://www.ysu.edu enroll@ysu.edu
About Youngstown State University
  • Year of Foundation 1908
  • Size of Campus 140 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 11,803
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state N/A
  • App. Deadlines August 15
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 6,713 in-state, 12,233 out-of-state
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $30
Youngstown State University an urban research university emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world. The University Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities, and Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Sigma-Advertising, Alpha Epsilon Delta-Honorary Premedical Society, Alpha Epsilon Lambda-Honor Society of Graduate and Professional School Students, Alpha Epsilon Rho-Broadcasting Society, Alpha Kappa Mu-Historically African-American Honor Soci
  • Number of students in fraternities 14
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Newman Center, Catholic Student Association, Protestant Campus Ministry, YSU Bible Class, Crosswalk Ministries, YSU Gospel Choir, V. I. S. I. O. N. , Chi Alpha Fellowship, Christian Revival & Discipleship Center, Campus Cru
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Spanish Club, Muslim Student Association, Neo-pagan Fellowship, Hispanic American Organization, Lebanese Student Association, Pan African Student Union, Mid-East Awareness Organization, National Pan Hellenic Council, Nation
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 14
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Colors of India, Greek Sing, Welcome Week, Homecoming. . .
  • Percent students who are frat members 3%
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Cleveland, OH (60), Cleveland (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Youngstown (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Youngstown (1)
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 32%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (65%), women's dorms (4%), sorority housing (0%), fraternity housing (0%), apartment for single students (31%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 43%
  • Number of students using college housing 11%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 23%
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books 27,912
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Archives and special collections, Multi-Media Center, Wilcox Curriculum Resource Center, Rose Melnick Medical Library
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 868,835
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums McDonough Museum of Art, Center for Historic Preservation, Planetarium
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 22,277
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 943,167
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 140
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 21,119
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Babock & Wilcox, Cohen & Company, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Hattie Larlham Foundation, Hill, Barth & King, Lowe's Home Improvement, Ohio Department of Transporation, Wells Fargo
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Kent State University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 6,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A