Carlow University students work on experiments in their lab class.

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Carlow University

3333 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3165

Level Four or more years
Undergraduate Enrollment 1,247
Setting City
Links Financial Aid Office
Admissions Office
Online Application (Fee: $0)
Total 2022 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment 1,247
Total 2022 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment 194
Total 2022 Total Enrollment 2,104
Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen 3.40-3.90
Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen SAT EBRW: 460-580; SAT Math: 460-560; ACT: 21-23
Test Optional Yes (through Fall 2026)
Accept Transfer Students Yes
Middle 50% Range of College GPA for Transfer Students 2.50-3.50
Total 2022 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment 179
Catholic Order Affiliation Sisters of Mercy
3 Most Popular Majors Nursing, Biology, Psychology
Unique Academic Programs Cardiovascular Perfusion; Behavioral Neuroscience with Intraoperative Neuromonitoring; Esports; Business Management
School Mascot Celtics

Interesting Facts:
  • Carlow University's park-like campus in the bustling Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh features an outdoor gallery and five secret gardens, one for each of our core values - one of which includes a waterfall! 
  • Carlow is one of 17 schools in the country to have a program in cardiovascular perfusion, and has the nation's only program in behavioral neuroscience with intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM).
  • Carlow is home to an Early Learning Center (infants and toddlers) and a Campus Laboratory School (preschool through 8th grade), providing a unique opportunity for students in our education program to observe and develop their teaching skills right on campus.
Social Media Pages:
Facebook: @CarlowUniversity
Instagram: @carlowuniversity