The University School

The University School serves 41 students in grades 9-12. The student:teacher of The University School is 4:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,000
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

The University School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
ASD, ADHD, Dyslexia, TBI, NVLD
Year Founded
1911
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
41 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
The University School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Nicole Lockerman
Admissions Associate
Francine Liscotti

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Film Club, Gaming Club, GSA, Newspaper, Student Council, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Intensive

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness Club
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does The University School cost?
The University School's tuition is approximately $22,000 for private students.
What is The University School's ranking?
The University School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for The University School?
The application deadline for The University School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is The University School located?
The University School is located in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh, PA. There are 6 other private schools located in Shadyside.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,000
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Pittsburgh, PA is $13,013 for elementary schools and $20,489 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pittsburgh, PA is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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