Slippery Rock University
Shaped by its normal school heritage, the University is distinguished by its commitment to intellectual development, leadership, and civic responsibility. The University, a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education, is a recognized leader in evidence-based planning and decision making. SRU provides students with a superior learning experience that intentionally combines academic instruction with applied learning opportunities that will help them succeed in an increasingly complex world. Located in the rolling hills of Western Pennsylvania, the 660-acre campus is less than an hour north of Pittsburgh, one hour south of Erie, and 45 minutes east of Youngstown, Ohio.