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University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

Overview
Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1927
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 3,142
Environment: Suburban
Endowment: $15,003,249
Admissions Address

450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904

Website

http://www.upj.pitt.edu

Admissions E-mail

upjadmit@pitt.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: Less Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.2
Send application by: Rolling
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: James F. Gyure
Admissions office telephone: (800) 765-4875
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: Rolling
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $45
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Tuition deposit: $100 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $350 (Refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 2 3
Science 2 N/A
Lab 1 N/A
Foreign language 2 N/A
Social studies 4 N/A
History N/A N/A
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 15 N/A

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: April 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Very important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Important
Application essay: Considered
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Important
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Not considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Less Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 93%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 93%
Total applicants: 2,188
Total acceptances: 2,034
Total freshman enrollment: 814
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 1,069
Male acceptances: 996
Male freshman enrollment: 413
 
Female applicants: 1,119
Female acceptances: 1,038
Female freshman enrollment: 401
Out-of-state freshmen: 1%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 10%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 31%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 68%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 91%
Average high school GPA: 3.2
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 96%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 93%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 440 – 540
Math: 450 – 570
Combined: 890 – 1110

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 1.0% 1.0%
600-699 8.0% 13.0%
500-599 38.0% 45.0%
400-499 47.0% 38.0%
300-399 6.0% 3.0%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 7%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 16 – 23
Math: 16 – 21
Composite: 17 – 22

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 3.0% 2.0% 3.0%
24-29 15.0% 26.0% 23.0%
18-23 52.0% 48.0% 49.0%
12-17 30.0% 24.0% 25.0%
6-11 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

 



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