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Tuition & Fees

$10,589

$18,819

not including room and board

in-state out-of-state More Financial Details

Not Selective

86%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,311
Declined + 538
Total Received 3,849
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undergraduateRatios

43%

57%

male

female

1  :  21

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Early Childhood Education
  2. Health Sciences
  3. Criminal Justice
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School Facts

Lock Haven is a public university. Founded as a Normal school in 1870, it gained university status in 1983. Its 165-acre campus is located in Lock Haven, 30 miles west of Williamsport and 70 miles north of Harrisburg.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 5,260
Established in 1870
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NLN (National League for Nursing)
•  NRPA (National Recreation and Park Association)

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Codes

SAT 2654
ACT 3708

Social Networks

Public

4,855

undergraduate students

405

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
29%
400-499
52%
300-399
13%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
7%
500-599
33%
400-499
47%
300-399
13%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
22%
400-499
53%
300-399
20%
200-299
1%
30-36
3%
24-29
21%
18-23
49%
12-17
27%
6-11
0
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Lock Haven, PA

165-acre campus in Lock Haven (population: 9,797), 30 miles from Williamsport and 125 miles from Harrisburg; branch campus in Clearfield. Major airport serves Pittsburgh (180 miles); bus serves Williamsport; train serves State College (45 miles).

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania
401 North Fairview Street
Lock Haven, PA 17745

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
40%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
81%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
9%
Top 1/4
29%
Top 1/2
65%
Bottom 1/2
35%
Bottom 1/4
8%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
29%
400-499
52%
300-399
13%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
7%
500-599
33%
400-499
47%
300-399
13%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
22%
400-499
53%
300-399
20%
200-299
1%
30-36
3%
24-29
21%
18-23
49%
12-17
27%
6-11
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Common application accepted no
Application deadline March 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Recommended
SAT or ACT Required

Not Selective

86%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,311
Declined + 538
Total Received 3,849

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Particular talent/ability
Secondary school record

Important

Minority affiliation
Standardized test scores

Considered

Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Robin Rockey
Senior Associate Director of Admission
P: 800 332-8900 (in-state), 800 233-8978 (out-of-state)
F: 570 484-2201
admissions@lhup.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,820
Room $5,600
Board $2,026
Additional fees $2,456
Books & supplies $1,313
Total $18,215
Average Financial Aid - $8,361
Total with Avg. Aid $9,854

Financial Aid

86%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$8,361

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $9,124,781
State $6,250,911
Institutional $667,850
Other external $141,091
Total $16,184,633

Non-need-based

Federal
State $8,000
Institutional $439,429
Other external $607,108
Total $1,054,537

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
field hockey
football
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
wrestling

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Eastern Wrestling League (Division I), Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (Division II)
Mascot
Bald Eagles, Lady Eagles
School colors
crimson and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Alternative Education
Art
Athletic Training
Biology
Biology/Chemistry
Business Administration
Chemistry
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Communications
Computer Information Sciences
Computer Science
Cooperative Engineering
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education
Economics
Educational Leadership
Elementary Education
English
French
General Science
Geography
Geology
German
Health Care Professions
Health Sciences
Health/Physical Education
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Studies
Management
Management Information Systems
Mathematics
Music
Nanotechnology
Nursing
Philosophy
Physician Assistant
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Recreation Management
Secondary Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Sport Administration
Studio Art
Teaching/Learning
Theatre
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Undergraduate

92%

4,855
students

Female
57%
2,759

Male
43%
2,096

Graduate

8%

405
students

Female
73%
295

Male
27%
110

undergraduateFull-time

93%

4,519
students

Female
56%
2,525

Male
44%
1,994

undergraduatePart-time

7%

336
students

Female
70%
234

Male
30%
102

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
8%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Hispanic/Latino
85%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

83%

Transfer applicants accepted

60%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented China
Germany
Kenya
Russia
Spain
Trinidad And Tobago
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Angie Hardy
Associate Director of Admissions
570 484-2109
admissions@lhup.edu

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