75 College Avenue Greenville, PA 16125 724-589-2345
http://www.thiel.edu admission@thiel.edu
About Thiel College
  • Year of Foundation 1866
  • Size of Campus 135 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Lutheran
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,320
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 47% 53% 35%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 18,720
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 1,091
Thiel College is located in the friendly community of Greenville in Mercer County, PA. Our campus is only a 90-minute drive from both Pittsburgh and Cleveland — vibrant urban centers bustling with opportunity. At Thiel you can experience the quaint and picturesque western Pennsylvania countryside and also take advantage of the dynamic cultural lifestyles offered in nearby cities. Imagine attending a college that challenges you to become the very best you can be professionally and personally. Imagine making lifelong friendships and developing professional networks with helpful mentors and motivated peers.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 15%
  • Number of honor societies ALPHA CHI, ALPHA PSI OMEGA, AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS, BETA BETA BETA, CHI ALPHA EPSILON, CHI ETA SIGMA, DELTA PHI ALPHA, ETA SIGMA PHI, GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY, LAMBDA PI ETA, NATHIONAL SOCIETY OF COLLEGIATE JOURNALISTS, PHI ALPH
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) LUTHERN STUDENT MOVEMENT, THIEL CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, NEWMAN ORGANIZATION, PRE-SEMINARY GROUP
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 18%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Organization, Organization Of Black Collegiates
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus EARTH WEEK, BLACK HISTORY EVENTS, INTERNATIONAL STUDENT DINNER, INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SHOW, FOUNDER'S DAY, GREEK WEEK, PLAY EACH SEMESTER
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport PITTSBURGH (100), CLEVELAND (100)
  • Distance to nearest train PITTSBURGH (75)
  • Distance to nearest bus MERCER (20)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered 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 81%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 20
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (54%), sorority housing (3%), fraternity housing (3%), apartment for single students (10%), other housing options (30%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
Campus Services
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,000
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,522
  • Number Of Subscriptions 460
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities 4934 books, serial backfiles, and paper materials; 1163 e-books; 2994 microforms; 13 AV materials; 29 serial subscriptions; 3 electronic references.
  • Number Of Microforms 148,520
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 4,177
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 180,708
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • 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
  • Museums ART GALLERY, HISTORICAL ARCHIVES
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • 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, academic, psychological
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
  • 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 4%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,225
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 98%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural