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SETON HILL UNIVERSITY, GREENSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA

Greensburg, PennsylvaniaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1885Established Year
  2470Enrollment

Seton Hill University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Vaishnavi Agrawal Vaishnavi Agrawal
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Established in the year 1885 and chartered in 1918, Seton Hill University is a private liberal arts university. Located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, the university has more than 2000 students. With an acceptance rate of 75%, the university offers various undergraduate, graduate and online programs for the students. The university has a student to faculty ratio of 14:1 and more than 60% of the classes have less than 20 students.

Applying for financial aid programs in the US can be overwhelming due to their extensive application filing process and the unavailability of federal aids for international students. However, one can apply for the privately-funded scholarships mentioned below. 

Rankings

  • The Seton University has been ranked 48th in the Best Regional University North 2020 list by U.S. News & World Report.
  • According to U.S. News & World Report, Seton University is 26th in Best Colleges for Veterans and 27th among Best Value Schools.
  • The University has also been named as the “Best Northeastern College 2020” by Princeton Review.
  • Other than this, the university has been named as an Apple Distinguished School for the 6th time in 2019.
  • The University has been ranked 601-800th in US Ranking 2019 by Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Highlights

TypePrivate
Campus SettingSuburban
EndowmentUSD $37.8 Million
Cost of Attendance$50,140
Campus Housing Capacity47%
Admission Helpdesk(724) 838-4281, (800) 826-6234, admit@setonhill.edu.
Student Retention Rate80%

Campuses

  • Seton Hill University is located in southwestern Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands and is only 35 miles away from Pittsburgh.
  • The campus is spread over an area of 200 acres.
  • The campus offers various facilities to the students including clubs & organizations, recreational, Athletics and counseling services. International applicants can also be a part of these clubs and organizations.
  • The university also has a Multicultural and International Student Organization (MISO) for International students.

Residence

  • The University offers residential facilities to the students through its 7 Residence halls namely- Havey Hall, Brownlee Hall, DeChantal Hall, Farrell Hall, Maura Hall, Canevin & Lowe Halls and Sisters of Charity Hall.
  • All undergraduate full-time students are required to live in these halls. All these halls have facilities like laundry, kitchen, TV, Wi-Fi, etc.
  • Havey Hall houses 117 students and has double-occupancy rooms along with few triple occupancies and two four-person suites. The rooms have desks, chairs, mattresses, closets, dressers, shelves, etc.
  • Brownlee Hall houses 172 students and has double-occupancy rooms with desks, chairs, mattresses, closets, dressers, shelves, etc.
  • DeChantal Hall is a two-story hall with six-person occupancy suites and houses more than 100 students. Each suite has a couch, end table, lamp, chair, mattress, wardrobe, desk, bed, bathroom, living room, etc.
  • Farrell Hall is a three-story building four and six-person suites and houses 113 students. Each suite has a couch, end table, lamp, chair, mattress, wardrobe, desk, bed, bathroom, living room, etc.
  • Canevin and Lowe Halls are home to 134 students and have single -occupancy rooms.
  • Sisters of Charity Hall is a three-story, suite-style residence hall that houses 145 students.
  • It should be noted that the Room and Board costs vary from one hall to other. Students can refer to the following table to know about the costs-
HallsMeal PlanCost
Brownlee, Havey & Maura Residence Halls - Double Accommodation19 meals per week with no flex$6,290
Canevin & Lowe Residence Halls – Single Accommodation19 meals per week with no flex$6,673
Farrell & DeChantal Residence Halls- Single Accommodation19 meals per week with no flex$7,550
Farrell & DeChantal Residence Halls- Double Accommodation19 meals per week with no flex$7,014
Sisters of Charity Hall19 meals per week with no flex$7,756

Programs

  • Seton University offers more than 80 undergraduate programs and 12 graduate programs for the students.
  • These degrees are offered through five schools- Business, Education & Applied Social Sciences, Humanities, Natural & Health Sciences, and Visual & Performing Arts.
  • Some of the top undergraduate majors offered by the university are- Accounting, Business Administration, Health Science, Biochemistry, Marketing, etc.
  • Some of the graduate programs offered are-Entrepreneurship (M.B.A.), Management (M.B.A), Healthcare Administration (M.B.A.), Innovative Instruction (M.Ed.), etc.

Application Process

International students seeking admissions at the University can follow the below-mentioned admission details:

Undergraduate

  • Application Portal – Seton Hill University online application or Common Application
  • Documents to be submitted-
    • Official Secondary School Transcripts
    • English Language Proficiency proofs – TOEFL-at least 213 (computer-based), or 79-80 (Internet-based); IELTS- 6.0.
    • SAT / ACT scores- SAT score of at least a 470 on the critical reading section and ACT composite score of 20 or higher.
    • Copy of Passport
    • Financial Support Documents

Graduate

  • Application Portal – Online application
  • Documents to be submitted-
    • Official Secondary School Transcripts
    • Candidates should have a minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • English Language Proficiency proofs- The English proficiency scores vary according to the programs but candidates must have a minimum score of 100 in the TOEFL internet-based test and a minimum score of 250 for the computer-based tests. For IELTS, candidates must have a minimum score of 6.5.
  • Three letters of Recommendation
  • Copy of Passport
  • Resume
  • Financial proof or bank statement

Cost of Attendance

  • The tuition-fee for undergraduate full-time students for 2020-21 is $18,698.
  • Room & Board cost for undergraduate full-time students ranges from $6,150 to $7,806 per semester.
  • The costs of attendance for graduate programs vary according to the programs.
  • For a master's program in Art Therapy, students will have to pay $811 per credit while $838 per credit for MBA for 2020-21.
  • Students can refer the following table to know about the graduate programs costs-
ProgramCost
Art Therapy$811 per credit
Elementary Education$719 per credit
Special Education$719 per credit
Innovative Instruction$719 per credit
MBA$838 per credit
Marriage & Family Therapy$811 per credit
Physician Assistant Program$1099 per credit
Writing Popular Fiction$811 per credit
Genocide & Holocaust Studies Certificate$811 per credit

Financial Aid

  • Seton University offers merit or need-based financial aid to almost 100% of International students.
  • The University provides an “Undergraduate International Merit Scholarship” for international students. Under this scholarship, students are offered merit-based aid up to $19,000 per year for four years.

Privately funded scholarships

Here’s a brief list of research scholarship opportunities from private organizations both within the U.S. and India.

Alumni

  • The Seton University provides various benefits to its Alumni like a 10% discount on merchandise at the Bookstore.
  • The University also allows its alumni to marry at St. Joseph Chapel.
  • The alumni of the university can get discounts at community businesses in and around Greensburg through the Griffin Advantage Program.
  • The Alumni have free access to e-books and also free shipping facility on order from the bookstore.
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Seton Hill University Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population3721
FAFSA Code003362
Accreditation MSCHE
Average Cost of Attendance$35,248 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio2 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-100- -
IELTS-7- -

Seton Hill University Acceptance Rate

74.6%

Acceptance Rate

2556

Total Applicants

3721

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

37.1%

Male

62.9%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program74.6%
Total Applicants4318
Total Enrolled3223
Graduate
Graduate Programs74.6%
Total Applicants668
Total Enrolled498

Seton Hill University Enrollment

Enrollment
Seton Hill University Enrollment3721
Undergraduate Enrollment3223
Graduate Enrollment498
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate48.5%

Attendance Cost

$35,248

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$35,248 / Year
Post Graduate Program$23,700 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$1,200 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$11,536 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$2,500 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$9,442 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$3,000 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$2,300 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$2,300 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Program Wise Accreditations
Dentistry ProgramsAmerican Dental Association
Music ProgramsNational Association of Schools of Music
ProgramsAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
134612687818
+1-724-834-2200
TELEPHONE
1 Seton Hill Drive
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Book Store

Seton Hill University Bookstore0.04 Km
Joy's Japanimation1.76 Km
Ollie's Bargain Outlet2.42 Km
Barnes & Noble4.95 Km

Airport

Mutual Aid Ambulance Heliport0.31 Km
Helipad Hospital0.93 Km
Helicopters By Davis Aviation1.68 Km

Shopping Mall

Odd N Ends Enterprise0.76 Km
Mid Town Plaza1.59 Km
Greengate East Shopping Plaza1.82 Km
Greengate Center2.17 Km
Hempfield Square3.34 Km
Sunglass Hut at Macy's4.15 Km
Westmoreland Mall4.16 Km
East Gate shopping center4.99 Km
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Train Station

Greensburg Amtrak Station0.92 Km

Bus Station

Greensburg (E)360.72 Km

*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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