Academy StreetMansfield, PA 16933 570-662-4243
About Mansfield University
  • Year of Foundation 1857
  • Size of Campus 174 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,986
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 21%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,554 in-state, $9,166 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,612
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 2,921
Upon commencement, Mansfield University graduates are welcomed as the newest members of the MU Alumni Association. There are no fees or dues associated with membership. The Alumni Association is led by a volunteer board of 18 members representing a range of class years, majors, professions, interests and geographical locations. Board members are elected for a three-year term, with the possibility of re-election for a second three-year term. The primary responsibility of the board is to advise Mansfield University on programs which serve alumni and ways that alumni can serve and support Mansfield. Board members attend board meetings, serve on standing committees and actively participate in the functions of the committees.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 6
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Latino Student Org. , Mansfield International Student Organization, Black Student Union
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 4%
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 5%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Music Concerts; Speakers; Sports; Spring Fling;
  • Number of honor societies Chi Alpha Epsilon, Honors Assoc. , Lambda Pi Eta, Lambda Sigma, Phi Lambda Theta, Phi Sigma Pi, Psi CHi, Sigma Zeta
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Kappa Phi
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Elmira, NY (40), Williamsport, PA (50)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Mansfield, PA (1)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 4
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (70%), women's dorms (20%), sorority housing (5%), fraternity housing (5%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • 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 48%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 10%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 246,141
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,800
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 26,742
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • 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 Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 4,000
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 818,288
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,200
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,948
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 175
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Lock Haven University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 80%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Corning, Inc., GTE, IBM, federal/state goverment agencies, schools
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,300
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 15%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural