Mercyhurst College

501 E 38th St
Erie, PA 16546
(814) 824-2000
http://www.mercyhurst.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 4,373
  • Undergraduate population: 4,021
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $34,420
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $33,355
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $34,091
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $33,026

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 97%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $10,413
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 33%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,885
  • Students receiving federal aid: 33%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,041
  • Students receiving state aid: 33%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 95%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 3,174
  • Percent admitted: 70%
  • Percent admitted (men): 67%
  • Percent admitted (women): 72%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 470, 570
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 580
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 450, 570

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 4,326
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 40%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 60%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 72%
  • Graduation rate (men): 64%
  • Graduation rate (women): 78%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters