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University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Scholarships

450 Schoolhouse Road Tuition In/Out-State: $11,970 / $22,366 Total Fall Enrollment: 2,965
Johnstown , PA 15904 Books and Supplies: $1,132 Applicants Admitted: 88%
(814) 269-7000 On-campus Room and Board: $8,230 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 92% Undergraduate Application Fee: $45 Receiving Institutional Aid: 35% , $4,599 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown General Information

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    Address 450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, PA 15904
    Phone Number (814) 269-7000
    Web Address
    Mission Statement The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is a comprehensive college offering baccalaureate and associate degrees in the arts and sciences and in selected professional fields. UPJ’s mission is to offer an affordable, high-quality educational experience to students of strong intellectual potential.

    Curriculum: A rigorous curriculum supports this mission by guiding students in developing disciplined, informed thinking; communication skills; problem-solving skills; strategies for information access; respect for the views of others; and a lifetime love of learning.
    Faculty: Central to its educational mission is an expert faculty committed to excellent teaching and sustained intellectual vitality. The college provides small to moderate sized classes and opportunities for frequent interaction with faculty, individualized instruction, independent study, internships, and research.
    Staff: The college is committed to the well-being of its students. A strong system of support services and a dedicated, quality staff reflect this commitment.
    Personal Growth: Opportunities exist for personal growth through student organization, athletics, cultural and social events, and an active campus life.
    Community: UPJ’s mission is strengthened by a strong and long-standing relationship with the community. The college offers a range of continuing education and community outreach programs.
    Cultural Center: UPJ is a cultural center for the region, hosting a rich variety of theatrical and cultural events.
    The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is proud of its ability to offer students an excellent educational opportunity in a beautiful natural setting. The college is committed to continuing excellence in education and to promoting a mutually enriched and diverse community of students, faculty, and staff.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Small suburb
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Size

    Total enrollment 2,965
    Enrolled full time 2,860
    Enrolled part time 105

    University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,550
    Women enrolled full time 1,310
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 2%
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $45
    Applied 1,667
    Admitted 1,473
    Enrolled 765
    Admitted % 88%

    University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Recommended
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 92%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 450
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 540
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 460
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 570
    Students submitting ACT 14%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 19
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 23
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $11,970
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $22,366
    Books and Supplies $1,132
    On-campus room and board $8,230
    Off-campus room and board $8,230

    University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 92%
    Receiving Federal Grants 36% , $4,452 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 35% , $4,599 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 80% , $6,638 on average
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Biochemistry 0 1
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 30
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Associate Bachelor
    Business/Commerce, General 0 146
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Associate Bachelor
    Computer Science 0 27
    Education Associate Bachelor
    Elementary Education and Teaching 0 40
    Secondary Education and Teaching 0 41
    Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelor
    Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 0 34
    Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 0 13
    Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 0 22
    English Language and Literature/Letters Associate Bachelor
    Creative Writing 0 15
    English Literature (British and Commonwealth) 0 12
    Rhetoric and Composition 0 41
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 0 2
    Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other 0 2
    Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 11 0
    Surgical Technology/Technologist 4 0
    History Associate Bachelor
    History, General 0 23
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Associate Bachelor
    Humanities/Humanistic Studies 0 3
    Mathematics and Statistics Associate Bachelor
    Mathematics, General 0 12
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelor
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0 1
    Physical Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 0 3
    Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 0 7
    Geology/Earth Science, General 0 7
    Psychology Associate Bachelor
    Psychology, General 0 29
    Social Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Geography 0 9
    Political Science and Government, General 0 17
    Social Sciences, General 0 1
    Sociology 0 16
    Visual and Performing Arts Associate Bachelor
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0 1
  • University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline March 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due May 1
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by August 15
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit July 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline April 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

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    Early action deadline -
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    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Blanche B. and Ruth Rebecca Heffley Scholarship.

Scholarship Description
These scholarships are awarded during the freshmen year to Cambria and Somerset County students who have graduated from an area high school and were ranked first or second in their class.
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