109 University Square Erie, PA 16541 814-871-7240
http://www.gannon.edu/ admissions@gannon.edu
About Gannon University
  • Year of Foundation 1925
  • Size of Campus 13 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,574
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59%, 41%, 23.3%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 2,593
Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility. GANNON'S GREAT LOCATION We are located in Pennsylvania's fourth largest city and one of the busiest ports on the Great Lakes. Gannon’s urban campus, in the middle of downtown Erie, is within a two hour drive of Cleveland, Buffalo, and Pittsburgh. Our unique location and facilities create a special atmosphere conducive to learning, scholarship, research, service, and personal growth.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations 4%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 12%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Minority Culture United, International Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Setting Urban
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Springtopia, Family Weekend, Give Day, Golden Harvest, APB Lecture Series, Greek Week
  • Percent students who are frat members 8%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Psi, Alpha Psi Omega, Alpha Tau Delta, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Mu Delta, Eta Kappa Nu, Gamma Sigma Epsilon, Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Sigma, Phi Alpha Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta Sigma, Psi Chi, Sigma Tau Delta, and Sigma Theta Tau
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Gannon University Chapel Chior, Liturgical Ministers
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Erie, PA (6), Buffalo, NY (95)
  • Distance to nearest train Erie, PA (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Erie, PA (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (42%), apartment for single students (58%), special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 4%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 50%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 44%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 47%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 70%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 800
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 14,000
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 190,433
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 270,349
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, other
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,666
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • 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)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 10
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Museums Schuster Art Gallery, Schuster Theatre
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 62%
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Erie Insurance Group, Hamot Medical Center, Cintas Corp., Lowe's Corp., Verizon Wireless
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,700
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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