How much does Gannon University cost?

Gannon University Cost of Attendance
In-state $30,932
Out-of-state $30,932
On-Campus Room and Board $11,990
Off-Campus Room and Board $11,710
Average Annual Cost $21,793
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $15,642
$30,000-$48,000 $17,911
$48,000-$75,000 $21,658
$75,000-$110,000 $23,443
Over $110,000 $24,502

Gannon 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% $20,711
Federal Grants 32% $4,565
Pell grants 31% $4,211
Other federal grants 1% $4,555
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 35% $3,492
Institutional grants or scholarships 94% $18,684
Student loan aid 85% $8,025
Federal student loans 85% $6,691
Other student loans 13% $14,850

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 302 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 196 Up to $10,000
Take a challenging class 316 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Do community service 299 Up to $500
Play a sport 152 Up to $1,500
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Gannon University Admissions

What is Gannon University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 80%
Average GPA 3.5
SAT Submissions 80% of applicants
SAT Reading 500-610
SAT Math 490-610
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 42% of applicants
Composite Score 20-26

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Gannon University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3076
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
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Student Diversity

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Hispanic or Latino
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About Gannon University

Gannon is a Catholic university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.


109 W Sixth St
Erie, PA

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