Arcadia University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Glenside, PA, Arcadia University is one of the best universities in the state of Pennsylvania. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Arcadia University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Arcadia University.

450 S. Easton Road Glenside, PA 19038-3295
Phone: (215) 572-2910
Email: [email protected]
Web site:

Rankings: Arcadia University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 30
Score: 50
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.8
Graduation and retention ranking: 56
Average freshman retention rate: 78.0%
6-year graduation rate: 61.5%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 83
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 66.1%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 14:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 51.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 31
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 980-1200
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 29%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 58%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 69.6%
Financial resources rank: 59
Alumni giving rank: 6
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 26.1%

Essential Facts: Arcadia University

Arcadia University History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 72%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 65%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 50%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, model UN, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook