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 $22,003
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $17,747
$30,000-$48,000 $17,769
$48,000-$75,000 $20,274
Over $110,000 $24,350

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 98% $24,369
Federal Grants 32% $4,469
Pell grants 31% $4,068
Other federal grants 1% $4,626
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 33% $3,568
Institutional grants or scholarships 92% $17,499
Student loan aid 86% $8,069
Federal student loans 86% $6,748
Other student loans 13% $15,184

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 147 Up to $600
Do community service 269 Up to $75
Visit a college campus 272 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 137 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 157 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 293 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 268 Up to $1,120
Have work experience 151 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Gannon University Admissions

What is Gannon University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 78%
Average GPA 3.5
SAT Submissions 78% of applicants
SAT Reading 450-560
SAT Math 470-570
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 44% of applicants
Composite Score 20-26

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Gannon University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3327
Living on campus
Transfer Students 44%
Under Age 25 64%
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
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About Gannon University

Picture yourself at Gannon: come visit the university and experience our campus for yourself. Gannon’s *Open House* is Saturday, Oct 27 from 10am – 2pm. Shorter Saturday visits are available from 10:30am – 1:30pm on Sept 15, Sept 22, Oct 20, Nov 10, Nov 17, Dec 1, and Dec 8. *Interested in a specific academic program?* Learn about these programs on the following dates: Physician Assistant (Friday, Sept 21); Engineering & Computer Science (Friday, Sept 28); Pre-Health (Saturday, Sept 29, including Chiropractic, Dental, Medical, Optometry, Pharmacy, Podiatry, Veterinary); Health Professions (Friday, Oct 5, including Athletic Training, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Public Health, Radiology, Respiratory Care, Sport & Exercise)


109 W Sixth St
Erie, PA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify