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601 E. Main St
Collegeville , Pennsylvania 19426-1000

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Ursinus Institute for Student Success
601 E. Main St
Collegeville, PA 19426-1000
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About Ursinus College

Ursinus College, located in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, is a prestigious private liberal arts college that has been providing a high-quality education since 1869. Nestled in Montgomery County, just northwest of Philadelphia, Ursinus College offers a serene and picturesque campus, perfectly blending a close-knit community with easy access to the bustling city life.

At Ursinus College, students not only receive an excellent education but also benefit from a supportive and engaging academic environment. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, students have ample opportunities to form meaningful relationships with their professors, who are passionate about teaching and mentorship. The college offers a range of undergraduate programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and business, providing students with a well-rounded education that fosters critical thinking, intellectual growth, and personal development.

With its commitment to experiential learning, Ursinus College goes beyond the traditional classroom setting, offering students numerous opportunities to engage in hands-on experiences that enrich their education. Whether it’s conducting cutting-edge research alongside faculty mentors, participating in internships in major corporations and organizations, or studying abroad in one of the college’s many international programs, students are encouraged to explore their interests and expand their horizons.

The campus itself is a vibrant and welcoming space, with beautiful buildings and green spaces that create a peaceful and conducive learning atmosphere. The newly renovated Ursinus Commons serves as the heart of campus, nurturing a strong sense of community by offering spaces for studying, dining, and socializing. Students also benefit from top-notch facilities, including state-of-the-art laboratories, the Berman Museum of Art, and the renowned Philip and Muriel Berman Center for the Performing Arts, where they can pursue their passions and showcase their talents.

Beyond the campus, Collegeville is a charming town that offers a wealth of cultural, recreational, and social opportunities to students. With its rich history and close proximity to major metropolitan areas, students have access to a vast array of museums, galleries, theaters, restaurants, and shopping districts. The surrounding area also boasts beautiful parks, trails, and outdoor recreational activities, perfect for those who enjoy the outdoors.

Ursinus College takes pride in its commitment to diversity, inclusion, and social responsibility. The college offers various initiatives and programs that foster a welcoming and inclusive community where all students can thrive. From leadership development programs to community service opportunities, students are encouraged to make a positive impact on campus and beyond.

In summary, Ursinus College is a renowned private liberal arts college located in the charming town of Collegeville, Pennsylvania. With its exceptional academic programs, dedicated faculty, and commitment to experiential learning, Ursinus College provides students with a transformative education that prepares them for success in an ever-changing world. The college’s picturesque campus and its proximity to a vibrant urban setting offer students the best of both worlds—an intimate community and abundant opportunities for personal and intellectual growth.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations