Allegheny College ranks among the oldest 1% of colleges and universities, and is the 32nd oldest college in the United States. Allegheny's undergraduate residential education prepares young adults for successful, meaningful lives by promoting students' intellectual, moral, and social development and encouraging personal and civic responsibility. Allegheny's faculty and staff combine high academic standards and a commitment to the exchange of knowledge with a supportive approach to learning. Graduates are equipped to think critically and creatively, write clearly, speak persuasively, and meet challenges in a diverse, interconnected world.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

A complete application for admission as a First Year Student includes: - Official transcripts from each high school and/or college that you have attended - Early Decision Agreement (if applicable) - Guidance Recommendation/School Report - Teacher Evaluation For international first-year students, the following are required as well: - International Certification of Finances AND current bank statement(s) - Official Test Score Reports (ACT, IELTS, SAT I or TOEFL) OR English Proficiency Waiver

Transfer

A complete application for admission as a Transfer Student includes: - Official transcripts from each high school and college that you have attended - College Official's Report - Instructor Recommendation - Course Descriptions (recommended but not required) - Mid-Term Report (if enrolled in your first semester of college) For international first-year students, the following are required as well: - International Certification of Finances AND current bank statement(s) - Official Test Score Reports (ACT, IELTS, SAT I or TOEFL) OR English Proficiency Waiver

Additional Information

Through generous support from our alumni, Allegheny is able to provide over $52 million in Achievement-Based Scholarships and Need-Based Grant Assistance to supplement over $21 million in aid awarded to students from federal, state, and private sources. Consequently, Allegheny’s financial assistance allows many students the opportunity to make a college choice based on value and fit, rather than financial constraints.
In addition to your application for admission, Allegheny requires the FAFSA (Federal Code: 003230)

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Jason Andracki, Associate Director of Marketing & Communications, Admissions
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School location
Address

520 North Main St
Meadville, PA 16335, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 521-5293

Region

Mid-Atlantic

Mid-Atlantic