51 W. College Street Waynesburg, PA 15370 724-852-3248
https://www.waynesburg.edu admissions@waynesburg.edu
About Waynesburg College
  • Year of Foundation 1849
  • Size of Campus 30 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,614
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59% 41% 14%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $18,050
  • Room and Board $7,580
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $20
  • Enrollment No. 1,533
Waynesburg University is a private, comprehensive Christian university offering doctoral, graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. Founded in 1849 by the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Waynesburg University is located on a contemporary campus in the hills of southwestern Pennsylvania, with three adult centers located in the Pittsburgh region. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and is one of only 27 Bonner Scholar schools in the country, offering local, regional and international opportunities to touch the lives of others through service.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Waynesburg Christian Fellowship, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Newman Club, the Upper Room, King's Court
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) WORLD Organization
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies DRUS, Sigma Tau Delta, Alpha Phi Sigma, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Gamma Mu, Psi Chi, Xi Psi Epsilon
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Pittsburgh (50)
  • Distance to nearest bus Pittsburgh (50)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Pittsburgh (50)
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 21%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 52%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 13%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (47%), men's dorms (38%), other housing options (15%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 65%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 95,953
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,378
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious, other
  • Museums Geology, biology, archaelogy, and ceramics museum, arboretum, 174-acre farm
  • Number Of Subscriptions 459
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 5,217
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 140
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 140
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,400
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (West Virginia University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year 70%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Ruby Memorial Hospital, Washington Hospital, UPMC, WVU Hospital, Allegheny General, US Steel, Bayer, Consol Energy, RJ Lee, Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 60%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years 90%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities village