- Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
- Top Majors: Art and Design, Education, Health Care, Psychology and Counseling, Liberal Arts
- Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
- Type: Public
- Gender: Coed
- Country: United States
- In State Tuition: $9,940
- Out of State Tuition: $19,762
- Religious Affiliation: None
- CEEB: 2659
- IPED: 216764
- Call: (610) 436-1000
Experience the Arts at WCU!
West Chester University of Pennsylvania is a one of 14 state universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education(PASSHE) located in West Chester,Pennsylvania, about 25 miles (40km) west of Philadelphia.
With over 300 performances annually, and 100 majors and minors available; we build opportunities for students to become engaged in life outside-of-the-classroom because it is an important dimension of the overall college experience and compliments the academic mission of the University. We take great pride in serving students in a variety of ways-defined by our common goal of graduation and student success.
Our nationally recognized programs of study hosts a remarkable scholarly and artistic community that is the College of Arts and Humanities.
At West Chester University, you will find friendly, caring, and supportive professionals who are dedicated to helping WCU students succeed as we offer an array of co-curricular services, programs and activities, amazing students, extraordinary faculty, and world-class facilities.