Gannon is located in the heart of Erie, Pennsylvania, a safe, friendly, urban environment with a low cost of living and an international airport. Erie, Pa. is in the Northeast U.S., so you can reach many coastal destinations within a few hours by car or one hour by plane.
Benefits of Erie:
-Beautiful waterfronts along Lake Erie, one of the five Great Lakes, all year round
-Four seasons that allow for skiing, snowboarding, hiking, swimming, sunbathing and many other outdoor activities
-The Warner Theatre, a historical theatre featuring Broadway shows, concerts, The Erie Philharmonic and famous comedians
-Minor league sports teams - baseball, football, hockey and basketball
-Local, national and global corporations that offer students internships and career opportunities
-Major metropolitan cities such as Pittsburgh, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., within driving distance As a small, private university, Gannon focuses on values and creating a student-centered experience, a place where students from around the world can learn and grow. You’ll find support and personalized attention to help you transition from your home country to the United States right on Gannon’s campus. And once you’re settled, Gannon’s education will help you discover your future. Come join us, and believe in the possibilities. Dynamic professors who are leaders in their fields: Gannon’s faculty excel in their disciplines, and they are eager to share their knowledge and experience with you.Internship and cooperative opportunities: The campus Career Exploration and Development Center will help you find hands-on opportunities to learn about your chosen career path.A foundation of faith, and religious diversity: You will be invited to continue your spirituality within your own cultural tradition or deepen your Catholic faith. A caring environment with personalized class sizes: You will learn in small, discussion based classrooms led by professors who are committed to your personal and professional development.