Gannon Voted Erie’s Best University in Erie’s Choice Awards
Posted: February 6, 2018
Erie residents voted Gannon University as Erie's Best University
in the 2017 Erie's Choice Awards.
Over 111,000 votes were cast by Erie residents for the 2017
Erie's Choice Awards, with Gannon University receiving the
title of Erie's Best University.
Erie's Choice Awards is an annual promotion sponsored by Erie
Times-News and GoErie.com. The awards use a ballot process for
residents to cast their votes for their favorite institutions and
service providers in categories that include business, education,
home services, health providers, financial services, retail,
vehicle dealers and services and more.
Gannon's urban location in the heart of downtown Erie makes it a
prime location for students to be immersed in hands-on learning
while engaging in the community. As part of Gannon University's
Mission, the University is dedicated to making a high-quality
education accessible to all students and to preparing its graduates
to be successful leaders in the community and professionals in the
Adapting to a changing world and economy, Gannon's innovative
academic programs continue to grow, providing unique and in-demand
degree offerings that set its graduates apart. Students receive an
outstanding level of personalized attention from dedicated and
award-winning faculty experts in Gannon's expanding exceptional
learning environments that are equipped with the tools and
technology used by today's industry leaders.
The Gannon University experience incorporates learning that
occurs outside the classroom and campus too, emphasizing the
importance of developing socially responsible, global citizens.
In Erie and around the world, Gannon students engage in rich
cultural, service and scholarly hands-on learning opportunities
that lead to transformation in both the students and the
communities they serve.
Gannon University embraces its responsibility as the region's
premier Catholic University to be a vibrant engine for the economic
and social development for our region. The University acts on this
responsibility through its accessible academic offerings, service
and direct contributions to stimulate business growth, open
dialogue in the community, aid to our educational systems and
preservation of our environment to increase the Erie community's
overall quality of life.
Gannon University is honored and grateful to be named Erie's
Choice for Best University in recognition of its service and
commitment to its students and to the Erie community.