Bloomsburg University, located in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, is one of 14 state universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. Founded in 1839, the university has deep ties with its central Pennsylvania community. Student living at the institution often overlaps with community events, such as the Bloomsburg Fair, the largest in the state, and marquee billings by the Bloomsburg Theater Ensemble. In fact, the majority of students live in off campus housing within the town limits, and a similar number commute.
Over Bloomsburg University’s long history, the school has developed and expanded quite a bit, including an increase in enrollment of more than 100 percent over the past two decades. Today, about 9,000 undergraduates, 1,000 postgraduates and 250 non-degree students enroll at BU and reside in nearby student housing. While the university offers a variety of academic programs - 54 at the undergraduate level and more than 20 at the graduate level - it is most notable for its education programs, including its graduate studies in Instructional Technology and its Audiology and Speech Pathology program.
Off campus housing gives students in the area a convenient residence as they work toward a degree. A Bloomsburg University apartment can place students near the attractions on Iron Street and Main Street, which include B & C Cafe, Sakuntala Indian Restaurant and Balzano’s Italian Kitchen.
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