1300 Eagle Road St. Davids, PA 19087-3696 610-341-5967
http://www.eastern.edu ugadm@eastern.edu
About Eastern University
  • Year of Foundation 1952
  • Size of Campus 102 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation American Baptist
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,277
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 65%, 35%, 52%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $17,700
  • Room and Board $7,600
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 2,054
Eastern University is a Christian university dedicated to the preparation of undergraduate, theological and graduate students for thoughtful and productive lives of Christian faith, leadership and service. The mission is confirmed and celebrated when graduates believe their way into knowledgeable action that influences their world in substantive ways.Eastern University is dedicated to ideas, inquiry, and the development of people of faith who will enhance the quality of society and the church. Toward that end, Eastern will continue to expand its formative role in the world as a university in which knowledge and wisdom are imbued, Christlike engagement is inspired, and stewardship is modeled.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, American Chemical Society, Delta Mu Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Psi Chi, Phi Sigma Iota, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Zeta, Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Phi Eta
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Student Missions Fellowship, Lev David (Messianic Jewish Fellowship), Student Chaplains, Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student League, Latinos Unidos, International Student Club
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Habitat for Humanity, Yacht Club, Angles of Harmony, Black Student League, Theatre
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Philadelphia, PA (10)
  • Distance to nearest train St. Davids, PA (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus King of Prussia (7)
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • 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 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 66%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartment for single students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities Helen Craymer Curriculum Lab, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books 54,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 20
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, writing
  • Number Of Microforms 825,871
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 50
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 187,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 25
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, health service, health insurance
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs)
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 18,792
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 150
  • 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, military, personal, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 100
  • Museums Planetarium and Bradstreet Observatory
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 650
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Valley Forge Military College)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (St. Joseph's University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Highest Amount Earn Per Year From On Campus Job
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
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