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About Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a public, state school that was founded in 1866. It is moderately difficult to get into Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. It enrolls around 7,892 students a year, including 6,945 undergrads.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania does not offer early action and does not offer early decision.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Acceptance Rate 2021

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania admitted 93% of all applicants in 2021. In 2021, 6,370 out of 6,870 total applicants were accepted.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Application Deadlines

All regular decision applicants will be notified by October 1.

Early Admissions at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania does not offer early decision. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania does not offer early action.

2021 Admissions Facts
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 93%
Average GPA 3.3
Mean ACT score 21
Mean SAT score 1038
In-State Tuition $7,716
Out-of-State $11,574

Visit the Admissions tab above to for more on how to apply to Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.

Financial Aid at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania meets 43.5% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $9,505 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Does Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Offer Dorms?

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania offers housing for up to 4,600 students.

Most Kutztown University of Pennsylvania students live off campus.

Welcome Week, Bearfest, and and Homecoming are the best-attended events on campus.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.

How Do I Get Into Kutztown University of Pennsylvania?

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is considered moderately difficult to get into, but how hard a school is to get into depends on a lot, including your GPA, test scores, activities, recommendations and essays. The average high school GPA for a student at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is 3.3 /4.0. Admitted students have a mean score of 1038 on the SAT. The mean ACT scores is 21.

Does Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Require the ACT or SAT?

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 93% submitted the SAT. 9% submitted the ACT.


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Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Waitlist 2021

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a university is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

About 77% of students who start at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania come back the next year. Out of the 1,779 students who started at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania as first-time freshman, 654 graduate within four years.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania's six-year graduation for undergrads is 52%. 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 Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 60 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $35,000 a year. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $41,154 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Kutztown University of Pennsylvania sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania a good school for you?

How Big is the Endowment for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania?

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania's endowment was valued at $36,304,976 in 2021. For each full-time student, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania spends about $7,992.

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Where is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Located?

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is located in the rural setting of Kutztown, Pennsylvania, less than an hour from Philadelphia.

If you want to see Kutztown University of Pennsylvania for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 222 to Kutztown, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Lehigh Valley International.

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College Info

15200 Kutztown Road Kutztown, PA 19530-0730

Campus Setting: Rural

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is Continuous processing.

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

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Kutztown University of Pennsylvania ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

23 and Above

Good

18 to 23

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is 21. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

960 - 1110

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Math SAT Range

470 - 550

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Reading SAT Range

480 - 570

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SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1110 and Above

Good

960 to 1110

Avg

960 and Less

Low

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania students is 1038. Applicants with SAT scores of 1110 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, while applicants with SAT scores between 960 to 1110 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 960 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$23,148

In State

$27,006

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$7,716
$11,574
Fees
$3,332
$3,332
Housing
$10,660
$10,660
Books
$1,440
$1,440

Student Life

Wondering what life at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is like? There are approximately 7,892 students enrolled at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, including 6,945 undergraduate students and 947 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 88% percent are from PA and 12% percent of students are from other states.

91%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

88%

In State

12%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,892

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,048

Out-of-State

$14,906

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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