75%

Acceptance Rate

$23,948

Avg.Financial Aid

003362

FAFSA Code

About Seton Hill University (SHU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,297

Website

www.setonhill.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.

Roman Catholic

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

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1 Seton Hill Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7248342200
Fax: 7248301902
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Seton Hill University at the 607th 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.

75%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Recommended

Accept Common App

Yes

The university takes in few each year. Moreover, admission to SHU is fairly easy. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. Securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, Seton Hill University doesn’t focus much on standardised tests. Interestingly, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 1 Seton Hill Drive, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601, or call (724) 834-2200.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$23,847

Average Annual Cost

$35,248

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$500

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

$11,984

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,500

Total One Year Cost

$51,432

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 SHU. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $51,765 per year. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($36,856), books and supplies ($1,200), room and boarding ($12,212), and budget for other expenses ($2,750). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

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

82%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

45%

Male Professors

55%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

36 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

31 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

27 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

27 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

24 Graduates

Biology, General

24 Graduates

Marketing

22 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

20 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

16 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

14 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

14 Graduates

Mathematics

12 Graduates

Psychology, General

12 Graduates

Human Services, General

11 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

9 Graduates

Social Work

9 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

8 Graduates

History

8 Graduates

Music

8 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Dance

7 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

6 Graduates

Computer Science

5 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

5 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

4 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

4 Graduates

International Business

4 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

3 Graduates

Political Science and Government

3 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

2 Graduates

Sociology

2 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

1 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

1 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

Religious/Sacred Music

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,951

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

23%

Full-time

81%

Part-time

19%

Students Gender

Male

35%

US National: 44%

Female

65%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

83% White

1% Unknown

7% Black

3% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

23%

Out Of State

76%

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

$54,101 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 84% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

84%

Undergrads in College Housing

46%

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Griffins

School Colors

crimson and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

270

Total Female Athletes

190

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Lacrosse

Soccer

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Equestrian

Field Hockey

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

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. At SHU, $12,212 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Seton Hill University offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 34% and 66%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$40,200/year

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

$0$100,000

$26,275

$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.

$273 - 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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$23,948

Students Receiving Federal Grants

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,345

Students Receiving State Aid

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,372

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,197

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$27,357

$30K - $48K

$27,648

$48K - $75K

$26,739

$75K - $110K

$23,448

> $110K

$20,642

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,169,030

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$5,380,174

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SHU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Seton Hill University is around $22,349 and the federal grant is $5,278. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,221, while the institutional aid is $22,349. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Seton Hill University amount to $2,169,030 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $5,380,174.

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