La Salle University, Main

Philadelphia, PA

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La Salle University, Main

La Salle University, Main

La Salle University, Main Student Essentials

La Salle University, Main Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Explorers
Website: www.lasalle.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $36,650
Out-of-State Tuition: $36,650
Retention Rate: 80%
Enrollment: 8,016
Year Established: 1863

About La Salle University, Main

A Christian Brothers Catholic school, La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, continues its history of providing rigorous liberal arts academics and student service opportunities. La Salle has also grown to include more progressive programs to meet the needs of students in the 21st century.

La Salle delivers undergraduate programs through the School of Business, the School of Nursing, and the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, which grants degrees in such disciplines as:

*Art History
*American Studies
*Communications
*English
*Philosophy
*Psychology
*Social Work

As a way to accommodate the current trends in employment and technology, La Salle has also started offering degrees in such fields as Integrated Science and Digital Arts and Multimedia Design.

Other more progressive offerings include adult degree programs in such fields as Computer Technology, Criminal Justice and Nursing, which, to accommodate the lifestyle of working adults, are delivered through weekend and evening courses.

La Salle also has graduate programs, many of which take place overseas in such countries as Greece and Switzerland.

Admission requirements vary depending on the school and program to which one is applying.

Information on financial aid options may be obtained from a La Salle counselor.

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La Salle University, Main Map & Location

La Salle University, Main
1900 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141


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Getting Around La Salle University, Main

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Transit

Excellent transit. This area has plenty of convenient public transportation.

9/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Philadelphia, PA

Winter
Dec
45
30
Jan
40
26
Feb
44
28
Spring
Mar
53
34
Apr
64
44
May
74
54
Summer
Jun
83
64
Jul
87
69
Aug
85
68
Fall
Sep
78
60
Oct
67
48
Nov
56
39

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 4,991
Freshman Class 916
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 8,016

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 12%
  • African American: 19%
  • Caucasian: 56%
  • Asian: 4%
  • Unknown and Other: 8%
Latino 12%
African American 19%
Caucasian 56%
Asian 4%
Unknown and Other 8%

Undergraduate 62%
Graduate 38%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 63%
Men 37%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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