78%

Acceptance Rate

$6,563

Avg.Financial Aid

003325

FAFSA Code

About Millersville University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

7,746

Website

www.millersville.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

A public university by the name of Millersville University of Pennsylvania is located in Millersville, PA. Millersville University of Pennsylvania occupies a total area of about 250 acres. Millersville University of Pennsylvania was founded in the year 1855. The motto of the Millersville University of Pennsylvania is Seize the Opportunity and its official colors are black and gold. Out of total 7,720 students enrolled at MUP, 6,758 belong to undergraduate courses while 962 are postgraduate students. The school has an academic staff of 299 full-time who teach various courses to the students. At Millersville University of Pennsylvania, around 89% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 58% of the students are females and 42% are males. Finally, at MUP around 73% are white, 11% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 9% are Black or African American. In its 165 years of existence, MUP has produced several known personalities like Hugh Herr, Robb Riddick, Bob Van Dillen, and Robert Smith Walker. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. MUP offers a total of 228 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs), ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing), and ATMAE (Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering). $57,888,922 is the total value of endowment of the Millersville University of Pennsylvania.

Location & Contact

Address

1 South George Street Lyle Hall

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7178714636
Fax: 7178712147
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Millersville University of Pennsylvania at the 547th position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

78%

SAT Range

990 - 1180

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$19,481

Average Annual Cost

$9,570

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$2,656

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$14,762

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,550

Total One Year Cost

$30,538

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to MUP. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $34,972. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

19:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

75%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

44%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$145

Faculty Overview

51%

Male Professors

49%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

184 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

134 Graduates

Psychology, General

128 Graduates

Biology, General

110 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

109 Graduates

Social Work

103 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

80 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

75 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

68 Graduates

Sociology

50 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

45 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

45 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

42 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

42 Graduates

Mathematics

38 Graduates

Political Science and Government

35 Graduates

Economics

28 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

27 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

26 Graduates

Chemistry

26 Graduates

Music

21 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

20 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

18 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

17 Graduates

History

17 Graduates

Area Studies

16 Graduates

Anthropology

15 Graduates

Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorolog...

13 Graduates

Physics

9 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

7 Graduates

Philosophy

6 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

4 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

4 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,750

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

30%

Full-time

82%

Part-time

18%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

74% White

1% Unknown

9% Black

11% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

11%

Out Of State

88%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$65,480 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

31%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,608/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,050/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,050/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Marauder and sidekick, Skully

School Colors

black and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

204

Total Female Athletes

204

Intramural Sports

23

Sports Club

22

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $14,106 per year. The average meal plan at MUP costs around $5,050 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At MUP, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 42% male and 58% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$10,449

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$108 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

62%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,563

Students Receiving Federal Grants

35%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,439

Students Receiving State Aid

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,920

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

39%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,802

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$9,663

$30K - $48K

$8,874

$48K - $75K

$5,495

$75K - $110K

$2,117

> $110K

$916

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$225,962

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,580,522

In case the students at Millersville University of Pennsylvania face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $4,512, whereas the financial aid is $3,959. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,046, while the institutional aid is $3,959. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at MUP based on students' financial needs add up to $225,962 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $3,580,522.

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