West Chester University of PennsylvaniaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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West Chester, Pennsylvania Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,421

Avg in-state tuition

$22,245

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester University of Pennsylvania is a large public university located on a suburban campus in West Chester, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 17,669, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 50 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 77%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,421, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $22,245.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

75% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 75%

Retention Rate 86%

Graduation Rate 77%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1210

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

61%

Female Student Population

19:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

18k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

74%

Black

12%

Hispanic

6%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

25% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

25%

State Grant Aid

26%

Institution Grant Aid

19%

Pell Grant

25%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,829
State Grant Aid $2,942
Institution Grant Aid $3,813
Pell Grant Aid $4,376

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships