1,376
Students
Financial aid thermometer
19,900
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
95
1533/1608
Acceptance Rate
Small town
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Overview

Waynesburg University is a Comprehensive institution located in Waynesburg, PA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 51 West College Street
Waynesburg, PA  15370
United States
Contact Mrs. Jacqueline Palko
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@waynesburg.edu
Phone: 724-852-3216
Fax: 724-627-8124

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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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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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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Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Pre-dentistry Studies Checkmark
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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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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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,608
Applied
1,533
Accepted
1,376
Enrolled
95%
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Female Admissions

769
Females Applied
741
Females Accepted
96%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

839
Males Applied
792
Males Accepted
94%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

20
Application Fee
3.56
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.75
Required for some programs 2 recommendations
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3
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

23,970
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Fees

850
Full-time student fees
10,160
Room & board
5,140
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

19,900
Avg. Financial Aid Package
20,026
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,000
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,000
Avg. Loan Aid
11,200
Avg. Grant Aid
15,250
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
80%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
30%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,376
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
21%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.6%
Black or African American 4.23%
White or Caucasian 86.36%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.22%
Asian 0.8%
Two or more races 2.99%
Other 3.65%

Gender

Male (40.84%)
Female (59.16%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 79%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Spring Week and Charter Day

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student-Pennsylvania State Education Association, Lamplighter Choir, Student Nurses Association and Christian Fellowship

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

211
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 78
Part-time - 133
Male - 96
Female - 115