Founded in 1896, Delaware Valley University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of Doylestown (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Delaware Valley University (DVC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Delaware Valley University (DVC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 126 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. DVC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Delaware Valley University|
|Colours||Green and gold|
|Address||700 E Butler Avenue
|Tel||+1 (215) 345 1500|
|Fax||+1 (215) 345 5277|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is considered but not required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are considered but not required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||700 East Butler Avenue
(215) 489 2211
800 233 5825
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
Delaware Valley University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 44,484 physical volumes, 2,682 physical media and 44 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Delaware Valley University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,024 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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