Chatham University.

Chatham University

Pittsburgh, PA4 year degree
Acceptance rate

About Chatham University

Chatham University is a private university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Originally founded as a women's college, it began enrolling men in undergraduate programs in 2015. It enrolls about 2,110 students, including 1,002 undergraduate students and 1,108 graduate students. The university grants certificates and degrees including bachelor, master, first-professional, and doctorate degrees in the School of Arts, Science & Business, the School of Health Sciences, and the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment.


  • Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 981 students
  • 0.63 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at Chatham University

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Environmental Science, Biology, Accounting, Marketing, International Business, Mathematics, and Elementary Education.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

1,217 students out of 2,231 applicants were accepted into Chatham University.

Tuition and costs

Undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Chatham University was $36,510. After taking into account the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for students was $50,900.

Financial aid available at Chatham University

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

76% of undergraduate students at Chatham University received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Chatham University

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Chatham University was of $11,390 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000.

Diversity at Chatham University

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017