About Gannon University
On Campus Housing
Gannon University is a private not-for-profit institution that is situated at Erie, Pennsylvania. This Roman Catholic university was founded in 1925 and also has a branch in Ruskin, Florida. It provides a holistic and practical approach to education and sincerely believes in the overall development of a student as a contributing member of society. Various academic and non-academic pursuits at the university provide the intellectual and moral growth of the individual.
The student-faculty ratio is 12:1.
The number of students enrolled at the university is 4,343 which includes 3,222 full-time and 1,121 part-time students.
The total graduation rate of the university is 65%.
Online Education at Gannon University
Online programs at the university are carefully designed to meet the academic needs of the students while providing flexibility to balance professional, personal and student life.
The university utilizes the data-driven insights and flexible online classroom solutions provided by the various advanced platform to invariably reach out to the online students and indulge them in an interactive experience.
Some of the student reviews about the university are mentioned below.
The teaching staff is extremely helpful and well versed in their respective subjects.
The classes are very interactive and the professors respect student opinions.
The university provides many activities to be engaged in and gives great socializing opportunities. The university population is diverse and has a very lenient climate.
Following are the rankings awarded to the university.
The university is ranked number 48th in 'North Regional Universities' and number 28th for the 'Best Colleges for Veterans' by US News.
US News also ranks the university at number 9 in the 'Best Value Schools' and number 82 for 'Engineering Programs'.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$54,310 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university provides grants, scholarships, work-study options and other financial support to the students in need. The students are required to fill in the FAFSA form to apply for financial aid programs. Gannon University federal school code is 003266.
The Federal Aids provided include Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized, and Unsubsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans and Federal Nursing Student Loans.
Pennsylvania State Grant is provided under State Aid.
Institutional Grant includes the University Grant.
Institutional Scholarships include Presidential Scholarship, Founders Scholarship, Academic Excellence Award, University Scholars Award and Knight Achievement Award.
Post 9/11 GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon Program fall under Military Aid provisions.