Seton Hill University

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Seton Hill University, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Greensburg, PA, a predominately suburban area. Nearly 2,300 students are enrolled at Seton Hill University.

This school has an acceptance rate of around 76 percent with 21 percent of applicants deciding to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Seton Hill University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Seton Hill University was reported as 75.7% in Fall 2020 with over 2,540 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Seton Hill University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 60.9%
  • 2017-2018: 74.6%
  • 2018-2019: 75.0%
  • 2019-2020: 75.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 68.2%

How Does Seton Hill University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Seton Hill University is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg83.8%
Saint Vincent College67.7%
Chatham University62.2%
Carlow University91.8%
Point Park University73.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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