Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock, PA, USA
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.”


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
Average SAT Composite: 999

What Students Are Saying

3.93 Average Rating
The academics, beauty, and friendliness on the campus depict the success of Slippery Rock University as a whole. Because of the manageable workload, students are more than able to achieve and excel at their personal and academic goals; the campus allows a serenity through its cleanliness and woodsy quality necessary in a successful environment. The campus is filled with smiling and welcoming faces of students and faculty who are eager to witness the successions of prospective students; this creates a comfortable, and homey setting required to achieve ultimate greatness and gratitude.
Maria from Lancaster, NY
I absolutely love Slippery Rock University! The people are so nice and helpful, the location is beautiful and easy to get around on, the tuition is great compared to other colleges; it's a life changing experience! I only signed up for Slippery Rock University and I am so happy that I did and wouldn't change a thing!
Brittany from Burgettstown, PA

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