Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

, PA,
3.93 Average Rating
Founded in 1889, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is a public institution offering master’s level courses and some doctoral programs. SRU is based in the rural town of Slippery Rock and is part of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The most popular majors are occupational safety and health technician; foods, nutrition and wellness studies; and special education and teaching. Admissions are considered “selective.”


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  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
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What Students Are Saying

3.93 Average Rating
Slippery Rock University allows people from all over the country to feel at home and bond with their fellow students. This university provides a positive environment for learning. There are many activities and sports for students to join.
Jessica from Coraopolis, PA
Slippery Rock has a beautiful, safe campus, as well as a friendly student body and great academic programs. About 8-9,000 students undergraduates attend SRU, which makes the school just big enough that you can see a new person everyday, but still have a few familiar faces in the crowd.The town is small, and there isn't much to do on the weekends, but the school is located about 15 minutes away from the Grove City shopping outlets and Morraine State Park, so it's not impossible to find something to do.
Amy from Coraopolis, PA

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