Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

Cheyney, PA, USA
3.57 Average Rating

Founded in 1837, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is the first historically black university in the nation and a member of the Thurgood Marshall Fund. This public institution is home to a planetarium and aquaponics greenhouse, and features a Keystone Honors Academy for professional development and graduate school prep. Cheyne also offers support for pre-law majors through scholarship and the Pre-Law Society. The Academic Student Success Center offers professional and peer tutoring to struggling students year-round.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 18

What Students Are Saying

3.57 Average Rating
Cheyney University is a great university. It is not diverse so much, it is more on the African American culture. Its plenty to do on campus.
Tierra from Philadelphia, PA
The students, staff and professors are very nice.
I started band camp there and the welcoming was great.
The new dorm I am assigned to is beautiful.
Kaylah from Newark, NJ

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