514 University Avenue Selinsgrove, PA 17870 570-372-4260
http://www.susqu.edu suadmiss@susqu.edu
About Susquehanna University
  • Year of Foundation 1858
  • Size of Campus 306 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Lutheran
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,989
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53% 47% 44.9%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $32,050
  • Room and Board $8,800
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 2,066
Susquehanna University educates undergraduate students for productive, creative, and reflective lives of achievement, leadership, and service in a diverse and interconnected world. A selective, residential, national liberal arts college focused on an undergraduate education integrating the liberal arts and preparation for professions and careers.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, The Brotherhood, The Sisterhood, Asian Student Coalition, Hispanic Organization for Latino Awareness, SU International Club, Diversity Council, Student Association for Cultural Awareness
  • Setting Suburban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 5
  • 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 Artist Series; Homecoming; Spring Weekend, Thanksgiving Dinner served by faculty and staff; Candlelight Service
  • Percent students who are frat members 16%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Rho (broadcasting), Alpha Lambda Delta (national freshman honor society), Alpha Psi Omega (drama), Beta Beta Beta (biology), Beta Gamma Sigma (collegiate schools of business), Kappa Delta Pi (education), Kappa Mu Epsilon (mathematics), Lambda
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chapel Council, Hillel, Acts 29, Catholic Campus Ministry, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Lutheran Student Movement, Habitat for Humanity, Chapel Choir, Chancel Drama, Gospel Choir, Lutheran Student Movement, Handbell C
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 20%
  • Distance to nearest airport Harrisburg (55), Williamsport (50)
  • Distance to nearest train Harrisburg (50)
  • Distance to nearest bus Selinsgrove (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 78%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 15%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (69%), sorority housing (3%), fraternity housing (3%), apartment for single students (14%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international students (1%), other housing options (9%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 84%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 33
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 2%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 12%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 290,967
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 18
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums George A. Hepner Ecology Laboratory; Lore Degenstein Gallery; Apfelbaum Hall, a high-technology center, 420-seat teaching theater; digital design laboratory; music computer laboratory; nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer, autmated gene sequencer, scann
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,368
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 15
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 15,935
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 800
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 125,121
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 42
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Bucknell University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Waddell and Reed, Morgan Stanley, KPMG LLP, M&T Bank, JP Morgan Chase and Co., Wal-Mart, Geisinger Medical Center
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 22%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Student Employment Federal
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