91%

Acceptance Rate

$15,642

Avg.Financial Aid

003391

FAFSA Code

About Waynesburg University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,674

Website

www.waynesburg.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.

Presbyterian Church (USA)

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

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

51 W College St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7246278191
Fax: 7248521098
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a university, the better it is. The ranking of a university helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the university chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that Waynesburg University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking 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.

91%

SAT Range

980 - 1150

ACT Range

19 - 25

Application Fee

$20

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to WU is fairly easy. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $20, as part of the admission process at WU. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 950-1150, it would improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Waynesburg University, must score 20 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 18 are also given 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 51 W College St, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370-1257. They can also call them at (724) 627-8191.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$19,084

Average Annual Cost

$23,970

Books And Supplies

$1,400

Other Fees

$850

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

$10,160

Budget For Other Expenses

$620

Total One Year Cost

$37,000

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 WU. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $37,250. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($25,570), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($10,520), and budget for other expenses ($1,110). 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

13:1

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

78%

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

48%

Male Professors

52%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

110 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

42 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

29 Graduates

Psychology, General

28 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

19 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

17 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

16 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

15 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

14 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

13 Graduates

Biology, General

8 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

7 Graduates

Human Services, General

7 Graduates

Bible/Biblical Studies

6 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

6 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

6 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Marketing

5 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

3 Graduates

Chemistry

3 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, Other

2 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

1 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis

1 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,330

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

34%

Full-time

97%

Part-time

3%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

87% White

3% Unknown

4% Black

2% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

21%

Out Of State

79%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$52,961 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 88% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

88%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,140/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,020/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,020/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Yellow Jacket

School Colors

orange and black

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Presidents' Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

262

Total Female Athletes

137

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

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 offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $10,520 per year for living on campus. The students at Waynesburg University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,020 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At WU, 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 41% male and 59% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,300/year

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

$0$100,000

$26,554

$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.

$276 - 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

$15,642

Students Receiving Federal Grants

40%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,709

Students Receiving State Aid

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,662

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$12,051

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$19,606

$30K - $48K

$18,909

$48K - $75K

$16,852

$75K - $110K

$12,506

> $110K

$12,915

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$5,026,400

The financial aid department of Waynesburg University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Waynesburg University is around $12,628 and the federal grant is $4,417. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,986, while the institutional aid is $12,628. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Waynesburg University amount to $5,026,400 per annum.

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