Gannon University

Erie, PA

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Gannon University

Gannon University

Gannon University Student Essentials

Gannon University Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Mid-size City Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Golden Knight
Website: www.gannon.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $ 26,526
Out-of-State Tuition: $ 26,526
Retention Rate: 80%
Enrollment: 4,635
Year Established: 1925

About Gannon University

At Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania, students get the best of both worlds: specialized degrees and a truly well rounded education, both in and out of the classroom.

At Gannon, students have the benefit of a variety of majors from which to choose. Human Resources, Theatre, Mortuary Science, Gerontology, Occupational Therapy, Software Engineering, Business Administration, Literature and Social Work are just a few on the list.

Regardless of their major, all Gannon students go through the Core of Discovery or Lifecore programs, which provide a broad educational base in the humanities, arts and sciences.

Since Gannon is a Catholic school, it also manages to nurture its students spiritually through campus ministry, Catholic mass and retreats.

Many students at Gannon also engage in service activities both locally and abroad, and the university even sponsors a program for students interested in working on social issues.

Academic, professional, cultural and special interest clubs are also available for students to cultivate themselves creatively, socially and intellectually.

Admissions requirements include a high school diploma or GED and submission of a personal statement.

Students may apply for financial aid to help with tuition costs.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

50% of students gave Gannon University 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating

what i like most about the school are the academics. all the teachers are helpful and want to see you succeed. they encourage you to come and see them if you need help. a big tip for prospects of this school is to take a tour. taking the tour helps you see and learn about the environment you possibly will be in and also ask questions. in this way you will see of the school is a good fit for you


Gannon University Map & Location

Gannon University
109 W Sixth St
Erie, PA 16541


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Getting Around Gannon University

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Erie, PA

Winter
Dec
38
27
Jan
34
21
Feb
36
21
Spring
Mar
44
28
Apr
56
38
May
67
48
Summer
Jun
76
59
Jul
80
64
Aug
79
63
Fall
Sep
72
56
Oct
61
45
Nov
50
37

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 3,156
Freshman Class 634
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 4,635

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 7%
  • Caucasian: 85%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 4%
Latino 2%
African American 7%
Caucasian 85%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 4%

Undergraduate 68%
Graduate 32%
Full-Time 97%
Part-Time 3%
Women 60%
Men 40%
International 4%
Domestic 96%

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