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Gannon University

Erie, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate84%
Acceptance Rate84%

About Gannon University

Gannon University is a private, religious school in the city of Erie, Pennsylvania. Gannon University was founded in 1925. The college enrolls around 4,597 students a year, including 3,166 undergrads.

Gannon University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Gannon University. Around 84% of applicants get into Gannon University each year. Out of 4,746 applications received in 2022, 3,967 students were offered admission.

Gannon University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
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Gannon University is locatedin the city of Erie, Pennsylvania, near the city of Cleveland and Buffalo and Pittsburgh.

If you would like to see Gannon University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 79, Interstate 90 to Erie, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Erie International.

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College Info

109 University Square Erie, PA 16541-0001

Campus Setting: Urban

Gannon University Application Deadline

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Gannon University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Gannon University is Continuous processing.

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Wondering what life at Gannon University is like? There are approximately 4,597 students enrolled at Gannon University, including 3,166 undergraduate students and 1,431 graduate students. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 71% percent are from PA and 29% percent of students are from other states.


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