Gannon University

Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate and Graduate Urban Yes 4400 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate Private Baccalaureate College Co-educational 400 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Associate $ $ $$ $$ $$ $$$$ 112
Bachelor $ $ $$ $$ $$ 112
Master $$ $ $$ $$ $$$ 112
Doctorate $$$$ $ $$ $$ $$$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Gannon University (GU) is a private, coeducational liberal arts university founded in 1925. While a Catholic diocesan school, approximately 40% of its students are not Catholic. The small, 1.6-kilometer campus provides a student-to-teacher ratio of 13:1. The average class size is 25. The University is located in the city of Erie (population 250,000) approximately 145 kilometers west of Buffalo, New York. The city is situated alongside scenic Lake Erie, one of the five Great Lakes. GU's downtown Erie location provides many educational and entertainment opportunities.


  • Two residence halls on campus, housing approximately 225 each
  • Mostly double occupancy rooms
  • Limited housing is available for graduate students upon request
  • Several different meal plan options are available

Student life

  • Intercollegiate athletics for men and women
  • Extensive intramural sports program
  • International Student Association / Minority Student
  • Variety of professional clubs and organizations