Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Lock Haven, PA

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Lock Haven, PA

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Tuition & Fees

$10,878

$20,452

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
15%
500-599
45%
400-499
35%
300-399
4%
600-699
13%
500-599
48%
400-499
32%
300-399
6%
30-36
4%
24-29
17%
18-23
46%
12-17
33%
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undergraduateRatios

40%

male

60%

female

1

teacher

14

students

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Not Selective

94%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,089
Declined 114
Total Received 2,203
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Public

2,748

undergraduate students

410

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Lock Haven University 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.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 3,158
Established in 1870
Coeducational Coeducational

165-acre campus in Lock Haven (population: 9,284), 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).

  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Williamsport-Lycoming County

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

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
31%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through sophomore year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing

Top Organizations

  • Student Government
  • Residence Hall Association

Top Events

  • Homecoming
  • Family Day
  • Celebration of Scholarship
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
10%
Top 1/4
29%
Top 1/2
64%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
15%
500-599
45%
400-499
35%
300-399
4%
600-699
13%
500-599
48%
400-499
32%
300-399
6%
30-36
4%
24-29
17%
18-23
46%
12-17
33%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $25
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.34

Not Selective

94%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,089
Declined 114
Total Received 2,203

Admissions Factors

Very Important

character/personal qualities
academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
talent/ability

Important

racial/ethnic status
standardized test scores

Considered

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
application essay
first generation
interview
recommendation(s)
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
geographical residence
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 22
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,716
Room & board $10,368
Additional fees $3,162
Books & supplies $1,803
Other fees $3,374
Total $26,423

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for minorities yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Field hockey
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Fencing, Golf, Ice hockey, Racquetball, Rugby, Skiing (cross-country), Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee, Water polo, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Fencing, Golf, Racquetball, Rugby, Skiing (cross-country), Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee, Weight lifting

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 2

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art/Art Studies, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
English Language and Literature, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
History, General
International Relations and Affairs
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics, General
Music, General
Nanotechnology
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Sciences, General
Social Work
Sociology
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Sustainability Studies
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

3,158

total students

95%

in-state

5%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

87%

2,748
students

Female
60%
1,650

Male
40%
1,098

13%

410
students

Female
70%
289

Male
30%
121

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

90%

2,480
students

Female
59%
1,444

Male
41%
1,036

10%

268
students

Female
77%
206

Male
23%
62

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 68%
Student 4 year graduation rate 40%
Student 5 year graduation rate 12%
Student 6 year graduation rate 1%

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
83%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

119

Transfer students enrolled

4%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests no
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions no
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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