Gettysburg College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

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

300 N. Washington Street Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone: (800) 431-0803
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Gettysburg College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 49
Score: 67
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.3
Graduation and retention ranking: 54
Average freshman retention rate: 91.2%
6-year graduation rate: 82.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 82%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 0
Faculty resources ranking: 55
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 68.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.2%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 11:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.2%
Student selectivity ranking: 39
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1220-1360
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 66%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 89%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 37.8%
Financial resources rank: 60
Alumni giving rank: 44
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 37.2%

Gettysburg College History

Essential Facts: Gettysburg College

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 94%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 38%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 26%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 90%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 60%
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, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, model UN, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook