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GET TO KNOW SUSQUEHANNA

A Competitive, Liberal Arts University Focused on Academic Excellence

Susquehanna University emphasizes intellectual development, global competence and career success with all our students. There are many advantages to an SU education, including internships, study abroad and undergraduate research. Our students graduate career ready with real-world experience and in-demand skills.

  • With Susquehanna's 100-plus majors and minors, and a chance to build your own educational program, your learning opportunities are endless.
  • Gain valuable career experience with an internship. A number of funding programs can offer financial assistance and support you during summer internships and study abroad opportunities.
  • 96% of Susquehanna seniors are employed or pursuing an advanced degree within six months of graduation.

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Named One of America’s Top Colleges.

Offering an excellent education at a great price, graduating high-earners and propelling students to become successful entrepreneurs and influential leaders in their fields.

Forbes Magazine

Susquehanna has given me an opportunity to follow my dreams without limitations. The professors and mentors I have gained are unimaginable, and they constantly pushed me to reach new heights. Susquehanna has not only made me a stronger individual, student and professional but has also provided me with friends who supported me from start to finish.

Samantha Balsamo ’22
Sports Media and Marketing double major

I feel very fortunate that I was able to get such a great job through the SU alumni community. I’m constantly meeting and connecting with people because of SU.

Audrey Reynolds ’20
Graphic Design major

An Investment in Your Education with Susquehanna University Is an Investment in Your Future

We know a college degree is a big investment. You can be confident your time (and money) are well spent at Susquehanna. We’ve been recognized on Money Magazine’s “Best Colleges in America 2022" list for having a high-quality education at an affordable price.

  • 99% of first-year students receive financial aid
  • Academic merit scholarships up to $42,000 a year
  • Susquehanna ranks in the top 11% of universities nationwide for lifetime earnings
  • Best Bang for the Buck: Top Colleges in the Northeast, Washington Monthly, 2022
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94%

graduate within four years

150+

clubs and organizations

13:1

student-to-faculty ratio

Academics

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Choose from more than 100 majors and minors in the arts, business, communication, education, humanities and sciences, or our preprofessional and engineering programs, all rooted in a liberal arts foundation.

Our average class size is 19 students, which assures personal attention, faculty support and mentoring. We don’t use teaching assistants; faculty-student interaction is our highest value.

Student Organizations

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There's more to college life than classes. When the lecture is over and the lab is complete, there are countless ways to get involved at Susquehanna.

Take your pick from more than 150 student-run groups, club sports, honor societies, academic clubs, volunteer organizations and more. Find your place in student-operated media. Or join a professional organization or Greek chapter.

Scholarships

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We are here to help you coordinate all of the available options — from scholarships to loans to work-study opportunities — to make a Susquehanna education affordable for you.

You’ll be automatically considered for scholarships. Many of our scholarships are awarded independent of financial need and may be renewed each year.

Our Campus

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Located near the banks of the beautiful Susquehanna River, we are situated on 325 scenic acres in the charming town of Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania.

We are home to 2,300 undergraduate students and are known for our safe and welcoming community and dynamic learning environment.

Important upcoming dates and deadlines

December 1

Early Action 2 Application Deadline

February 1

Regular Decision Application Deadline

December 1 (for spring semester)

August 1 (for fall semester)

Transfer Application Deadlines

Get a sneak peek of what life at Susquehanna looks like.

514 University Avenue, Selinsgrove, PA 17870