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Kutztown University is a wise choice for those seeking a quality education at an affordable price. Comprising four colleges—Visual and Performing Arts, Business, Education, and Liberal Arts and Sciences—the university offers a range of excellent academic programs, including an Honors Program, to prepare students for successful careers. The campus is located in a beautiful rural setting with easy access to several major cities. Currently, 9,000 students are enrolled at the university from 31 states and 37 countries. About half of the undergraduates live on campus in residence halls, townhouses or apartments. Kutztown University offers well-rounded programs including co-curricular, athletic, cultural, and social events and activities. A member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, KU has 472 faculty members and boasts an overall student-faculty ratio of 19:1.

Living in the Golden Bears Community

The Kutztown University community works toward the common goal of engaging students and inspiring leadership to help create a memorable collegiate experience. In a welcoming environment, students have ample opportunity to meet new friends, become involved in groups and organizations around a common interest, and become active in the local community. Often in concert with their academic program, students participate in a wide array of programs and opportunities that foster the development of self-identity, address the needs of a diverse student body, and encourage social and civic action to meet the challenges and responsibilities for life after graduation. By providing students with the resources necessary to enhance learning, overcome obstacles, and contribute to personal growth, Kutztown University works with students toward the common goal of graduation.