31 South Academy Street
Mansfield, PA 16933


Undergraduate: 1,790
Graduate: 13
Total Headcount: 1,803


Bashar W. Hanna, Ph.D.

Interim President
Bashar W. Hanna, Ph.D.

Mansfield University junior earns NASA-funded research scholarship and second summer internship

Junior Lauren Griffith, a Mansfield University cell and molecular biology major, received a $4,000 research scholarship from the NASA Pennsylvania State Grant Consortium. Griffith’s funded proposal focuses on the link between the gut microbiome and cancer development and spread. Griffith was also awarded a Summer 2022 internship through the National Institute of Health’s National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Short-Term Research Experience Program to Unlock Potential (STEP-UP) program.


 Points of Pride

​Mansfield hosted the world’s first night football game on September 28, 1892.

​North Hall, Mansfield’s original building still stands at the center of campus. Originally a call room and residence hall, it was renovated and reopened as a state-of-the-art library and administration building in 1996.

​The Mansfield University Music Department has developed a reputation as one of the finest in the nation, with award winning ensembles that perform extensively throughout the northeast and have performed several times in Europe.

 Notable Alumni

Martin Pane '87 - U.S. Marshal, Middle District PA​

​Ali Soufan ’94 - former FBI Agent, Counterterrorism Expert & Author

Stuart Weiss ’80 - Owner & CCO of Studio City

Freddie Coleman '87 - ESPN Sports Radio Host ​

Sheri Beam '71 - Communication Strategist for NASA

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