2,093
Students
Financial aid thermometer
21,883
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
70
70%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Holy Family University is a Comprehensive institution located in Philadelphia, PA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 9801 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19114-2009
United States
Contact Ms. Lauren Campbell
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@holyfamily.edu
Phone: 215-637-3050
Fax: 215-281-1022

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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Human Resources Management Checkmark
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Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Early Childhood Education Checkmark
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English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters 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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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
Industrial And Organizational Psychology Checkmark
Physiological Psychology/psychobiology Checkmark
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,429
Applied
1,011
Accepted
2,093
Enrolled
71%
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Female Admissions

1,031
Females Applied
734
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

398
Males Applied
277
Males Accepted
70%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.13
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
2 recommendations
Recommended Interview

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

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,338
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Fees

1,008
Full-time student fees
13,576
Room & board
7,140
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

21,883
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,350
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
22,491
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,756
Avg. Loan Aid
12,972
Avg. Grant Aid
17,716
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
72%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,093
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
14%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.11%
Black or African American 12.33%
White or Caucasian 57.72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.24%
Asian 5.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.38%
Other 19.78%

Gender

Male (26.18%)
Female (73.82%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 15%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Christmas Rose, Charter Day and Stress Reduction Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Students at Your Service (S.A.Y.S.), Green Team, Campus Ministry Team, Habitat for Humanity and Student Nurses Association of Holy Family

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
video surveillance

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Rugby No No No
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

310
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 77
Part-time - 233
Male - 132
Female - 178