1,887
Students
Financial aid thermometer
20,817
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
65
65%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Eastern University is a University institution located in St. Davids, PA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1300 Eagle Road
St Davids, PA  19087-3696
United States
Contact Mr. Michael Dziedziak
Executive Director of Enrollment
Email: ugadm@eastern.edu
Phone: 610-341-1376
Fax: 610-341-1723

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Missionary Studies And Missiology Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,759
Applied
1,154
Accepted
1,887
Enrolled
66%

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.43
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
One recommendation
Recommended Interview
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 559 510 610
SAT Math 542 490 590
ACT Composite 23 20 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

32,492
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Fees

390
Full-time student fees
11,254
Room & board
5,986
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees
Alumni

Financial Aid

20,817
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,020
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
12,695
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,134
Avg. Loan Aid
13,445
Avg. Grant Aid
7,123
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
81%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
26%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,887
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
43%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.22%
Black or African American 19.65%
White or Caucasian 49.86%
Asian 1.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.05%
Two or more races 1.8%
Other 5.5%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 80%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcome Back Bash, Homecoming Weekend and Midnight Breakfast

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Wednesday Night Worship, Super Smash Bros Club, Student Athletic Training Club, Blaze Step Team and Political Activism Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

484
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 124
Part-time - 360
Male - 233
Female - 251