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University of the Sciences Student Life

University of the Sciences is on a 35-acre campus in an urban setting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. There are many activities and organizations for University of the Sciences students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

University of the Sciences also has fraternities and sororities.

University of the Sciences has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at University of the Sciences include Hillel: Jewish Student Association, Pre-Medical Society, Society of Physics Students and American Chemical Society.

University of the Sciences students' favorite campus events are Greek Week, Student Appreciation Day and Parent's Weekend.

University of the Sciences Housing

University of the Sciences offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

University of the Sciences offers coed housing and .

Safety at University of the Sciences

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of the Sciences is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The University of the Sciences campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

University of the Sciences offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to University of the Sciences

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to University of the Sciences, take Interstate 76/95 to Philadelphia, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Pennsylvania you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore University of the Sciences's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

University of the Sciences Students

61%

Women

39%

Men

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

44%

In State

56%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

43%

35%

9%

6%

4%

2%

1%

0.49%

0.13%

Undergraduate Students

2,246

Graduate Students

418

Non-Resident / International Students

27

University of the Sciences Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,664

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

58%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$25,000

Out-of-State

$25,000

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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