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Waynesburg University Student Life

Waynesburg University is on a 30-acre campus in a small town setting in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, not far from Pittsburgh. Waynesburg University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Waynesburg University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Waynesburg University has a thriving Student Activity Board. In fact, more students participate in Student Activity Board than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Waynesburg University include Waynesburg Outdoor Experience, Criminal Justice Club, Sting Swing and Student Nurses Association.

Waynesburg University students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, Spring Week and Charter Day.

Waynesburg University Housing

Waynesburg University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Waynesburg University students live on campus. In 2021, 74% of undergrads at Waynesburg University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 26% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Waynesburg University. There are 1,134 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,279 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 944 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 54% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Waynesburg University Athletics

At Waynesburg University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Waynesburg University:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Golf Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Soccer Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Tennis Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Track And Field Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Waynesburg University

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.

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

Waynesburg University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Waynesburg University

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 Waynesburg University, take Interstate 79 to Waynesburg, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Pittsburgh 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 Waynesburg University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Waynesburg University Students

58%

Women

42%

Men

96%

Full Time

4%

Part Time

77%

In State

23%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

85%

4%

3%

3%

3%

1%

0.24%

0.16%

0.08%

Undergraduate Students

1,279

Graduate Students

297

Non-Resident / International Students

3

Waynesburg University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 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
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 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

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,576

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

90%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,450

Out-of-State

$27,450

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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