How much does Arcadia University cost?

Arcadia University Cost of Attendance
In-state $44,440
Out-of-state $44,440
On-Campus Room and Board $13,900
Off-Campus Room and Board $18,150
Average Annual Cost $29,040
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $22,224
$30,000-$48,000 $24,887
$48,000-$75,000 $24,336
$75,000-$110,000 $27,290
Over $110,000 $34,407

Arcadia University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 99% $28,268
Federal Grants 43% $5,043
Pell grants 43% $4,594
Other federal grants 21% $976
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 27% $3,626
Institutional grants or scholarships 96% $27,315
Student loan aid 80% $11,146
Federal student loans 80% $6,886
Other student loans 27% $16,655

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have work experience 214 Up to $12,000
Do an extracurricular activity 307 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 192 Up to $5,000
Do community service 311 Up to $500
Play a sport 154 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 320 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 225 Up to $2,100
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Arcadia University Admissions

What is Arcadia University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 66%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 92% of applicants
SAT Reading 520-640
SAT Math 510-620
SAT Writing 480-590
ACT Submissions 17% of applicants
Composite Score 21-28

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Arcadia University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2390
Living on campus
Transfer Students 5%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Arcadia University Graduation Success

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About Arcadia University


450 S Easton Rd
Glenside, PA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large Suburb
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