Arcadia University

#56 in Federal Region III

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Glenside, PADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree3,785 Students63.27 % Acceptance Ratio10:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Arcadia University is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Glenside, Pennsylvania. It has a total enrollment of 3,785 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 10:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 63.27% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio63.27 %
    Admission Yield10.66 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$30
    Graduate Application Fees$50

    The acceptance ratio is 63.27% last year at Arcadia University where total 8,984 students applied and 5,684 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$42,330
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$28,678
    On-Campus Living Costs$14,760
    Off-Campus Living Costs$19,465

    The tuition & fees at Arcadia University, for academic year 2017-2018 is $42,330.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $14,760 when living on campus and $19,465 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Arcadia University provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Arcadia University.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Arcadia University

Key Stats for Arcadia University

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Arcadia University$42,330
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania$32,750

Admission Chances average in nation


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania64.90%

Financial Helps high financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania89.69%

Student Population small

Arcadia University3,785
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania300,521

Graduation Rates high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania64.74%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania114

Distance Learning limited online classes


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges10
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania10
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