Country Club Road York, PA 17405-7199 717-849-1600
About York College of Pennsylvania
  • Year of Foundation 1787
  • Size of Campus 190 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,405
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55% 45% 36%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $13,640
  • Room and Board $8,530
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 5,086
York College of Pennsylvania To build upon a tradition of affordable academic excellence and strengthen our promise of professional preparation for our students, York College created the Center for Professional Excellence (CPE), which conducts a national poll that defines the characteristics of professionalism and assists in developing professional development programs for students. The results of the annual poll guide future seminar topics, guaranteeing that our students are ahead of the curve when it comes to making themselves marketable as graduates. Through its poll on professionalism, we ensure our students know exactly what human resource and business executives are looking for in today’s professional.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Suburban
  • Other general policies N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Musical concerts, lectures, comedians, coffee house acts, free feature film series, Spring Weekend, campus carnivals, Fall Festival, sporting events and special events
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Phi Sigma, Phi Sigma Pi, Pi Kappa Delta, Senior Honor Society, Sigma Iota Epsilon
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Newman Club, Hillel, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Christian Fellowship Organization
  • Number of students in fraternities 10
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 7%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Hispanic Cultural Society, International Students, Unity Club, Prism (GLBT)
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 10
  • Distance to nearest train Lancaster, PA (25)
  • Distance to nearest bus York, PA (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Baltimore, MD (65), Harrisburg, PA (23)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 40%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 88%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 56%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 37%
  • 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 2%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 34
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (44%), women's dorms (2%), sorority housing (2%), apartment for single students (52%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 4
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 15,627
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • 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)
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 17,800
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 103,800
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Museums The new 180,000 square feet, 34 million dollar Grumbacher Spartan Sports and Fitness Center provides well-designed spaces for intramural and varsity sports, three playing fields, student recreation, the Physical Education Department, wellness programs, and
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 10,062
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access 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 some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Books in Library 217,025
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 90%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs AT&T, Fox TV, CNN, NBC, Caterpillar, Harley Davidson, IBM, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health Systems, Pennsylvania State Police, Wyeth-Ayerst, York Hospital, York International, United Way
  • 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
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Johns Hopkins University, Dickinson University)
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,600
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City