About Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
  • Year of Foundation 1857
  • Size of Campus 585 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,523
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56%, 44%, 11%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,554 in-state, $8,332 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,130
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 6,301
Edinboro University is a public liberal arts university located in Edinboro, Pennsylvania, USA and one of 14 schools associated with the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The town is named after Edinburgh, Scotland. Edinboro University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS). It has more than 8,000 enrolled students spread between the 585 acres (237 ha) main campus as well as the Porreco Center in Erie and a temporary campus location at Parkside Commons in Meadville.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 12
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Black History, Asian, Women History Month, Moving-In Day/Ice Cream Social, Candle Lighting Ceremony, Fall Convocation and Founder's Day Celebration, Communication Week, Homecoming, Homecoming Brunch on the Lawn, Family and Legacy Weekend, University wide F
  • Number of students in fraternities 12
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Sigma Lambda, Iota Iota Iota, Phi Alpha, Phi Sigma Pi, Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Sigma Tau Delta, Beta Beta Beta, Chi Alpha Epsilon, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Sigma Iota International Foreign Language, Psi Chi Psychology, Sigma Pi Ep
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 8
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Christ for Life, Muslim Student Affiliation, ROCK-Reaching Out for Christ Kingdom
  • 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) Muslim Student Affiliation, United Brothers of Edinboro, Vietnamese Student Association, AFRICA, Afrikan Student Association, Asian Club, Latino Student Organization, United Nations, International Student Affiliation
  • Alcohol Policies No
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Pittsburgh, Cleveland (120), Erie International Airport (18)
  • Distance to nearest train Edinboro (0)
  • Distance to nearest bus Erie (18)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 85%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 80%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • 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
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 27%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (67%), women's dorms (17%), special housing for disabled students (8%), special housing for international students, other housing options (8%)
Campus Services
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,523
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 15
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Museums Academy Hall, Planetarium, Observatory, Crawford Center.
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 512
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 501,276
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 5
  • Basic Services Provided health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 1,401,944
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 19%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year 59%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,829
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural