University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg

150 Finoli Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601
Tel: (724)837-7040
Public | 1,723 students
The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg (UPG) was established in 1963 as one of four regional campuses for the Universityof Pittsburgh. Authorized to grant baccalaureate degrees in 1987, UPG now serves its community as a four-yearpublicly-assisted, liberal arts and sciences undergraduate college.

School Overview:

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg
CountyWestmoreland County, PA
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPublic
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
82 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,723 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,606 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
117 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
2%2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
2%3%
% Black
6%6%
% White
89%84%
% Two or more races
-2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$12,890$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$23,286$24,744
 
Percent Admitted86%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)460-550450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)470-573460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)440-540440-570
ACT English (25-75%)19-2419-25
ACT Math (25-75%)19-2518-25
ACT Writing (25-75%)6-86-8
ACT Composite (25-75%)20-2420-25

School Notes:

  • In addition to its own baccalaureate programs, UPG offers opportunities for students to complete oneor two years of work on degrees in selected programs in the University of Pittsburgh’s Schools of Engineering, Health andRehabilitation Science, Pharmacy and Social Work.
  • UPG strives to promote the theory and enhance the practice of academic advising to ensure students’intellectual, personal, and social development. We also actively support and promote the dissemination of University policy,procedure, and requirements to encourage student self-reliance and academic progress.
  • The UPG campus occupies the the former private estate of Commander Charles McKenna Lynch. Lynch'sTudor mansion, built in 1923 and named Starboard Light, serves as the administration building. The UPG campus now includes219 acres and 26 buildings, including 12 residence halls. UPG is located in suburban Hempfield Township just two milessoutheast of the center of the city of Greensburg and approximately forty miles southeast of the center of the city ofPittsburgh.
  • The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg integrates the intercollegiate athletics programs into itseducational mission. To fulfill this mission, the University adopts and is firmly committed to the Division III philosophy ofthe National Collegiate Athletic Association. The primary goals of the University's Athletics Program are: providingparticipants with the opportunities and support for success in learning, securing the welfare of the participants, andassisting student athletes in reaching their highest level of performance.

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