East Stroudsburg Normal School opened its doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 56 undergraduate and 24 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
We pride ourselves on our commitment to multicultural competence, student engagement, collaboration with campus and community, and our partnerships with academic departments in support of the academic mission of East Stroudsburg University.
East Stroudsburg University's academic programs combine personalized teaching and real world experience to help you gain the knowledge and skills employers and graduate schools are looking for today.
Living on campus is considered an integral part of a student’s overall educational and personal development.
We serve students, faculty and staff in an atmosphere conducive to efficient, comprehensive, and customer-oriented services.
ESU provides a broad variety of activities and programs to assist you in participating in the ESU community, and in developing your skills and knowledge of leadership, wellness service and diversity.