A Parent's Guide to Arcadia

Set Your Student Up for a College Experience That Yields a Lifetime of Returns

An education at Arcadia University offers unsurpassed value that will benefit your student far beyond their college years. Our focus on career-oriented academics and practical learning prepares our students for a lifetime of success. Global preparation through study abroad opportunities, a location in close proximity to vibrant Philadelphia with a multitude of internship and career possibilities, and a dynamic, experiential education ensure the foundation is built for a rewarding future.


Ranked a Top University

in the North by U.S. News & World Report’s “2019 Best Colleges”


Class of 2018 graduates

are employed at top organizations including Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Google, and The Walt Disney Company.



of the class of 2018 secured a post-graduate opportunity within 9 months of graduation

Exceptional Value at an Affordable Price

At Arcadia University, we are strongly committed to working directly with you and your family to ensure that the outstanding education your student will receive is within your financial reach. In fact, we’re so dedicated to providing an affordable education that 99% of our full-time undergraduates receive need–and/or merit-based aid. Our counselors are available to help you navigate the financial aid process, assess the best options for your circumstances, and create a plan that fits your family’s goals.


Contact us

Phone: 1-877-ARCADIA (1-877-272-2342)
Email: admiss@arcadia.edu