Salisbury University

Nationally recognized for academic excellence, Salisbury University is a proud member of the University System of Maryland offering 43 undergraduate majors, 15 graduate programs and 2 doctorates in nursing practice and education. SU is ranked among the nation’s “Best Value” colleges by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, Money, Forbes, The Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report. Washington Monthly also named SU among America’s “Best Bang For The Buck” Colleges. Sea Gull athletes have earned 20 NCAA Division III national team championships. Founded in 1925, SU is just 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

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Year Founded1925
Institution Type4-year public comprehensive
Student-Faculty Ratio16:1
Institutional DesignationA Maryland University of National Distinction
Tuition Costs $9,824 in-state; $19,526 out of state
Room & Board$11,950 (based on “all day, every day” meals and double occupancy renovated dorm)
Avg. Student Aid Package$7,395 (need-based)
Avg. Scholarship Grant Aid Awarded$2,773 (non-need-based)