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Geneva College

Beaver Falls, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate79%
Acceptance Rate79%

About Geneva College

Geneva College Overview

Geneva College is a private, religious school in the small town setting of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. Geneva College was founded in 1848 and now enrolls around 1,315 students per year year, including 1,180 undergrad students. Geneva College offers on-campus housing for up to 942 students. The majority of students live on campus but first-year students are not required to live in the dorms. On the weekends, about 70% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Geneva College!

Interested in music or performing? At Geneva College you can join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Geneva College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Geneva College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Geneva College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Geneva College on the Student Life page.

2022 Geneva College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 79%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Tuition $29,890
Percent of Need Met 44.49%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $22,589

Is Geneva College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" varies. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better view of what Geneva College offers and if the school seems like the right college for you.

Geneva College Acceptance Rate 2022

Geneva College is moderately difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at Geneva College is 79%. Last year, 1,551 students applied to Geneva College and 1,231 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Geneva College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Geneva College, around 73% come back the next year. Around 71% of students who started at Geneva College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Geneva College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Geneva College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads. Within six months of graduating, 65% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

The average starting salary for recent Geneva College grads is $49,592 a year. Average starting salaries vary by discipline, but the average starting salary for all 2021 graduates was around $60,000 a year.

Geneva College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Geneva College's endowment was $60.2 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. The school spends $8,746 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Geneva College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Geneva College meets 44.49% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $22,589 a year.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $35,137 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Geneva College.

Based on this information, does Geneva College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Geneva College a good school for you?

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Where is Geneva College?

Geneva College is located in the small town setting of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, in the suburbs of Pittsburgh.

If you want to see Geneva College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Pennsylvania Turnpike to Beaver Falls, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Pittsburgh International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Geneva College and Beaver Falls are like without leaving home.

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College Info

3200 College Avenue Beaver Falls, PA 15010-3599

Campus Setting: Small Town

Geneva College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Geneva College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Geneva College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Geneva College ACT Scores

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Geneva College SAT Scores

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Geneva College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$42,940

In State

$42,940

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$29,890
$29,890
Fees
$1,100
$1,100
Housing
$10,850
$10,850
Books
$1,100
$1,100

Student Life

Wondering what life at Geneva College is like? There are approximately 1,315 students enrolled at Geneva College, including 1,180 undergraduate students and 135 graduate students. 84% percent of students attend school full-time, 69% percent are from PA and 31% percent of students are from other states.

84%

Full Time

16%

Part Time

69%

In State

31%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,315

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

79%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$30,990

Out-of-State

$30,990

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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