• Address: 223 West Main Street, Salem, WV 26426

  • Phone Number: 844-462-9128

  • Website: http://www.salemu.edu

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Salem University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private For-Profit
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Headquartered at

Salem, Virginia

FAFSA/Federal School Code

003820
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Institutional Accreditation

HLC
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Programmatic Accreditation

ACBSP, NCATE

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Financial Aid, Student Portal , eLibrary , Military Friendly, Veterans Friendly , Military Spouse Friendly

Data Source: http://www.salemu.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Salem University Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 24: 1
Total Population 848
Student Population Full Time: 847 Part Time: 1
Gender Division Male: 45 % Female: 55 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 16 %

The College Monk

Female: 21 %

Total Graduation Rate: 19 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Salem University Majors and Online Programs

Salem University Admissions and Application Requirements

Salem University Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $20
Graduate Application Fee $20

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Salem University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,602 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $475 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Unsubsidized loan $9,090 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. June 30th, 2019
Direct Subsidized Loan $9,090 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loans $9,090 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Dependent students. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work Study Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
President’s Honor Scholarship $2,000 Undergraduate Student. Completion of 15 credit hours in Honors coursework. Maintain GPA of 3.0 or more. Varies
Alumni Scholarship $2,000 Graduate Student. Enrolled Full time. Varies
Bridge Scholarship $2,000 Maintain GPA of 2.50 or more. Enrolled Full time. Varies
President’s Merit Scholarship Varies Maintain GPA of 3.40 or more. Undergraduate Enrolled Full time. Varies
Employer Reimbursement Matching Scholarship Varies Graduate and Undergraduate Student. Enrolled Full time. Varies

Data Source: http://www.salemu.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Tuition Assistance Program $3,858 Eligible Members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $8,015 Individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001. Honorably discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. Varies

Data Source: http://www.salemu.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $22,516
$30,001 - $48,000 $22,321
$48,001 - $75,000 $23,705
$75,001 - $110,000 $26,243
Over $110,000 $27,433

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 60% $4,485
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 88% $6,899
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 73% $4,927
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 54% $4,554
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 83% $7,319
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 83% $7,113
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 22,810
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 3
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $3,050
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $1,017
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 23 $9,239
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 21 $9,676
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 2 $4,650

Data Source: http://www.salemu.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Salem University FAQ's

  What is the Federal code to apply for federal aid?


The FAFSA/Federal code of the college is 003820.

  What is the graduation rate of the university?


The university has a graduation rate of 19% for a bachelors degree completion.

  Which institution accredited the college?


The institution is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

  What are the majors offered for online courses?


The majors offered for online courses are Business Management, Education, Nursing, Information Technology, Computer Science, Criminal Justice.

  What is the average cost of tution?


The average cost of tution $16,500 for undergraduates.

  Is the college a historically black college?


No, the college is not a historically black college.

  Is the college military friendly?


Yes, the college is military friendly and veterans friendly.

  What is the college address?


The college address is 223 West Main Street, Salem, WV. Zip-code: 26426

  Is the college public or private?


The college is a 4-year private not-for-profit type of an institution.

  What is the total student population?


The university has a total student population of 848.

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