Slippery Rock University for 125 years has offered and continues to provide students with an affordable, high quality academic experience in a world class environment that goes beyond the classroom with access to new technology, research with faculty and internship opportunities. ‘The University’s excellence in various health and wellness programs, including science and doctorate in physical therapy has played an important role in building its historic reputation.
Located in the rolling hills of western Pennsylvania, Slippery Rock is a small, welcoming college town just 60 miles north of Pittsburgh, the second largest city in the state. An easy day’s drive from many popular destinations such as Niagara Falls, New York City, Philadelphia, Toronto and Washington D.C.
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- Nearly 9000 students from 34 states and 37 countries from around the world
- With 20:1 faculty to student ratio, our classes are small, allow student to receive individualized academic and career advisement.
- Over 80 majors to choose from among the Academic Departments in both undergraduate and graduate programs
- Newsweek ranked SRU among the nation’s “Top 50 Safest Campuses”