Allegheny College

Meadville, PA

Allegheny College

Meadville, PA

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Tuition & Fees

$50,980

not including housing and food

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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

11

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

73%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,204
Declined 1,176
Total Received 4,380
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Private

1,843

undergraduate students

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School Facts

Allegheny College, founded in 1815, is a private national liberal arts college. Its 566-acre campus is located in northwestern Pennsylvania.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,843
Established in 1815
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Methodist

Social Networks

80-acre central campus in Meadville (population: 15,000), 100 miles from both Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Served by bus; major airport serves Cleveland and Pittsburgh; smaller airport and train serve Erie (35 miles). School operates transportation to Pittsburgh airport and Mega Bus station in Pittsburgh at school breaks. Cleveland airport shuttle available at beginning and end of fall and spring semesters. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

Allegheny College
520 North Main Street
Meadville, PA
16335

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
94%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
96%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
40%
Top 1/4
63%
Top 1/2
85%
Bottom 1/2
15%
Bottom 1/4
3%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
680
25th
580
75th
670
25th
560
75th
31
25th
22
75th
27
25th
22
75th
30
25th
24

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Common application accepted Yes
Application deadline (final deadline) February 15
School has early decision program Yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program Yes
Early action program application deadline December 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Considered if submitted SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

73%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,204
Declined 1,176
Total Received 4,380

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Completion of college-preparatory program
Secondary School Record

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

50%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Special housing
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

99%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$37,391

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $50,480
Housing $6,900
Food $6,180
Additional fees $500
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $65,060
Average Financial Aid - $37,391
Total with Avg. Aid $27,669

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $3,267,054
State $1,341,515
Institutional $42,342,864
Other external $1,162,710
Total $48,114,143

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $13,084,541
Other external $690,202
Total $13,774,743

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 835-7780
F: 814 332-2349
fao@allegheny.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined yes yes
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Field hockey yes
Football yes
Golf yes yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Swimming and diving yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Volleyball yes

Club Sports - Men's

cheerleading, equestrian sports, fencing, ice hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, rugby, ultimate Frisbee

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading, equestrian sports, fencing, martial arts, rugby, ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, cardiovascular fitness, dance company, fitness classes, hiking, Nordic skiing, outing club, racquetball, skiing, snowboarding, swimming, swing dance, tennis, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
North Coast Athletic Conference

Athletics Right Now

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation. yes
Biochemistry. yes
Biological and Physical Sciences. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Business/Managerial Economics. yes
Chemistry, General. yes
Community Organization and Advocacy. yes
Computer Science. yes
Computer Software Engineering. yes
Design and Applied Arts, Other. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Economics, General. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Science. yes
Environmental Studies. yes
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other. yes
Film/Cinema/Media Studies. yes
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other. yes
Fine/Studio Arts, General. yes
French Language and Literature. yes
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other. yes
Geology/Earth Science, General. yes
German Language and Literature. yes
History, General. yes
Informatics. yes
International Relations and Affairs. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. yes
Music, General. yes
Neuroscience. yes
Philosophy. yes
Physical Sciences, General. yes
Physics, General. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Religion/Religious Studies. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes
Speech Communication and Rhetoric. yes
Sustainability Studies. yes
Women's Studies. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Biology
  3. Economics

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

1,843

total students

43%

in-state

57%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

1,843
students

Female
56%
1,036

Male
44%
807

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

95%

1,758
students

Female
56%
979

Male
44%
779

5%

85
students

Female
67%
57

Male
33%
28

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Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
8%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
8%
Hispanic/Latino
68%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

9%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: July 1

Spring: November 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

64

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 26
Countries most often represented Canada
China
Mongolia
South Korea
Sudan
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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