Waynesburg University


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Pennsylvania


Welcome to Waynesburg University. Waynesburg University is a private, comprehensive Christian university offering doctoral, graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. Founded in 1849 by the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Waynesburg University is located on a contemporary campus in the hills of southwestern Pennsylvania, with three adult centers located in the Pittsburgh region. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and the university offers local, regional and international opportunities to touch the lives of others through service.

Online Campus Tour: tourwaynesburg.com

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 2549
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 67

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 38:1
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Contact Information

51 W College St
Waynesburg Pennsylvania 15370

Website: http://www.waynesburg.edu

Main Email: admissions@waynesburg.edu

Main Phone: 800-225-7393

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Admissions Contact:
Renee McElligott
Sr. Associate Director of Admissions, Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:
Vicki Wilson
Registrar, Office of the Registrar

International Admissions Contact:
Katie White
Assistant Director of Admissions, Admissions

Athletics Contact:
Richard Shepas
Athletic Director, Athletics

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Cumulative GPA of a 2.5 from all colleges. Exception, cumulative of 3.0 is required for Nursing and Education.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Courses graded C or above from a regionally accredited institution.

Credits (Min/Max):
Two-year institutions - maximum of 63 credits; four-year institutions - unlimited. Transcripts are evaluated on a course-by-course basis. Students are required to complete at least 45 semester hours in residence to earn a bachelor's degree.

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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General Financial Aid Information:
Transfer Student Honor Scholarship--see university catalog for requirements. Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship-$2,500. See university catalog for requirements.

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