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Arcadia University

Glenside, PA, USA
3.43 Average Rating

Arcadia University is a private institution located outside of Philadelphia, PA. The school is ranked #48 in Regional Universities North by U.S. News & World Report and listed as a “Best Northeastern” college by The Princeton Review. The Grey Towers Castle, a National Historic Landmark, is located on campus and houses some undergraduates. Biology, psychology and international business are the top fields of study.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
Average SAT Composite: 1145

What Students Are Saying

3.43 Average Rating
If you are interested in studying abroad then Arcadia University is the school for you. It is very open to all cultures hence it is very diverse. Finally the professors and staff are very friendly and approachable and there is a one on one with the professors policy that is enforced.
Imoinda from Philadelphia, PA
Arcadia University is a great college whose professors and staff truly care about the well-being of all the students. A small campus with plenty of 1-on-1 help, small classes, and great resources allow students to feel anything is possible when give the right tools and support. I could not see myself graduating from any other school if given the choice!
Jolene from Harleysville, PA

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