73%

Acceptance Rate

$6,019

Avg.Financial Aid

003327

FAFSA Code

About Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (SRU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,803

Website

www.sru.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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1 Morrow Way

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7247389000
Fax: 7247384512
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

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.

73%

SAT Range

1010 - 1170

ACT Range

19 - 25

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is easy. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at SRUP, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $30. The SAT score in the range of 1000-1170 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is 21. However, those getting an ACT score less than 19 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1 Morrow Way, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania 16057-1383. They can also call them at (724) 738-9000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$17,617

Average Annual Cost

$7,716

Books And Supplies

$1,590

Other Fees

$3,041

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

$10,446

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,354

Total One Year Cost

$25,147

Before applying to SRUP, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $26,935. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

21:1

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

81%

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

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$27

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

144 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

129 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

124 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

115 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

113 Graduates

Public Health

99 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

94 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

87 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

79 Graduates

Criminology

64 Graduates

Psychology, General

61 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

58 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

55 Graduates

Marketing

52 Graduates

Social Work

46 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

43 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

43 Graduates

Biology, General

36 Graduates

History

35 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

34 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

29 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

28 Graduates

Mathematics

28 Graduates

Dance

24 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

24 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

22 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

21 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

21 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

19 Graduates

Music

17 Graduates

Physics

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Chemistry

13 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

13 Graduates

Philosophy

11 Graduates

Economics

7 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

5 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

5 Graduates

Area Studies

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

2 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

7,517

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

31%

Full-time

94%

Part-time

6%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

85% White

1% Unknown

5% Black

3% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

10%

Out Of State

89%

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

$54,113 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

36%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,876/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,570/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,570/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Rocky

School Colors

green and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

223

Total Female Athletes

224

Intramural Sports

13

Sports Club

34

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

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

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At SRUP, $10,446 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 44% male and 56% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$41,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$15,750

$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.

$163 - 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.

58%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,019

Students Receiving Federal Grants

34%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,478

Students Receiving State Aid

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,785

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

51%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,544

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$10,260

$30K - $48K

$8,895

$48K - $75K

$5,001

$75K - $110K

$1,357

> $110K

$488

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$20,013,051

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,134,731

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SRUP 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. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,571, whereas the financial aid is $2,436. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,832 as well as institutional aid worth $2,436. At SRUP, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $20,013,051 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $7,134,731.

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