SU Member ID
937
Address Info Country
United States of America
Address Info Street
250 University Ave
Address Info City
California
Address Info State
PA
Address Info Zip
15419-1394
Address Info Admission Phone
(724) 938-4000
Address Info Admission Website
https://www.pennwest.edu/admissions
Address Info FY Financial Aid Website
https://www.pennwest.edu/tuition-and-aid
Address Info TR Financial Aid Website
https://www.pennwest.edu/tuition-and-aid
Social Media Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/PennWestUniversity
Social Media Twitter
https://twitter.com/pennwestuniv
Social Media Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/pennwestu
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Formed by the integration of California, Clarion and Edinboro universities, PennWest is a model for future success. As a student, you will continue to receive the financial aid; personal attention and academic support you need to reach your educational goals and build the future you envision. Whatever campus you choose, you can also expect a vibrant experience that includes leadership and service opportunities, athletics, cultural activities, recreation, student-led clubs and more.
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Quality education. Affordable prices. PennWest understands the financial burden of pursuing a college degree. Through the integration of California, Clarion and Edinboro universities, we’ve been able to reduce administrative costs and other expenses and invest the savings in student success. <br><br>No matter which campus you choose, you can rest assured you will receive a high-quality education at one of the most affordable options in the United States. Our Financial Aid Office provides you with access to both state and federal financial aid programs, as well as scholarship opportunities. We also make a conscious effort to reach out to students with exceptional economic and education needs. <br> 

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A first-year student is anyone applying for admissions who has never attended another college or university beyond high school graduation. If you completed college courses while in high school, you are still considered a first-year student. <br><br>PennWest is test optional. <br><br> 
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A transfer student is anyone applying for admission who has attended another college or university and has credits post-high school, at the time of application. If you are completing college courses while in high school you are considered a first-year student and not a transfer student.
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Pennsylvania Western University recognizes the importance of connecting people now more than ever. Whether you are just beginning your college search or committed to becoming a member of the PennWest community, we encourage to you to schedule a visit to one, or all of our campuses! Our weekly campus visits consist of a walking tour of our academic and residential facilities along with an information session led by a member of our admissions team. We also host visitation days and virtual information sessions based on your needs. To learn more, please visit your desired campus to register:<br><br>PennWest California <a href="http://www.calu.edu/visit" target="_blank">calu.edu/visit</a><br>PennWest Clarion <a href="http://www.clarion.edu/visit" target="_blank">clarion.edu/visit</a><br>PennWest Edinboro <a href="http://www.edinboro.edu/visit" target="_blank">edinboro.edu/visit</a>
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PennWest Way
We offer Education Your Way
We are Student Ready
We are Western PA
We advocate for all members of our community
We empower and invest in our people and culture
Details Campus Setting
Rural
Details School Type
Public
Details Total Entrollment Size
Medium (2,001 to 14,999)
Details Total Entrollment Composition
Co-Ed
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Athletics
Co-op/Internship Opportunities
Disability Services
Greek Life
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LGBTQIA Services
Military/Veteran Services
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Latitude
40.0632279
Longitude
-79.8842439
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211361
Filter Fields FY Personal Essay Required
No
Filter Fields FY Test Policy
Yes
Filter Fields FY Charge a Fee
Yes
Filter Fields FY Self Report Scores
Yes
Filter Fields FY Recommendation Required
No
Filter Fields TR Test Policy
Yes
Filter Fields TR Charge a Fee
No
Filter Fields TR Self Report Scores
No
Filter Fields TR Recommendation Required
No
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CalU, California, Clarion, Edinboro, PennWest, Penn West
Address Info State Full
Pennsylvania
Address Info Admission Website FY
https://www.pennwest.edu/admissions
Address Info Admission Website TR
https://www.pennwest.edu/admissions