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Edinboro University (formerly Edinboro University of Pennsylvania), founded in 1857, is a public university. While it is recognized as a leader in academic programming, it also provides opportunities for personal growth. A wide variety of extracurricular cultural, developmental, and recreational programs are open to all enrolled students. Its 585-acre campus is located in Edinboro, 18 miles from Erie.

Website: www.edinboro.edu/

Public
Co-ed
5,585
Undergraduate
Students
(58.0%) 3,242 Women
(42.0%) 2,343 Men
1,252
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
99% of 3,143 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.18
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
20 average
16-22 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,943
Out-of-state: $28,801
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,543
Out-of-state: $14,401
Room and Board
$9,800
Average Percent of Need Met
52%
Average Freshman Award
$9,617
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,041
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
317
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 20% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 21% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Edinboro Population
6,447
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
37% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Fighting Scots
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
0% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.9% Asian
8.7% Black/African-American
3.1% Hispanic/Latino
2.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
83.2% White
1.2% Unknown
International Students
1.9%
First-Year Students Returning
70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
25.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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