Tuition & Fees

$14,468

$23,028

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
28%
500-599
50%
400-499
17%
300-399
2%
700-800
21%
600-699
28%
500-599
40%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
8%
24-29
27%
18-23
54%
12-17
11%
30-36
31%
24-29
50%
18-23
8%
12-17
11%
30-36
8%
24-29
50%
18-23
38%
12-17
4%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

61%

male

39%

female

1

teacher

14

students

More Student Details

Not Selective

85%

acceptance rate

Accepted 972
Declined + 167
Total Received 1,139
More Admissions Details

Public

935

undergraduate students

13

graduate students

More Student Details

Most Popular Majors

Not Reported

More Majors

Codes

SAT 2660

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
Princeton University Princeton, NJ
Brown University Providence, RI
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
Pennsylvania State University — University Park University Park, PA
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
York College of Pennsylvania York, PA
The University of Tulsa Tulsa, OK
Duke University Durham, NC
Notre Dame of Maryland University Baltimore, MD
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Location

School Facts

Pennsylvania State University -- York Campus, founded in 1926, is a public, coeducational institution. Its campus is located in York, PA.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 948
Established in 1926
Coeducational Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

York, PA

52-acre, suburban campus in York (population: 44,132).

Pennsylvania State University — York
1031 Edgecomb Avenue
York, PA 17403

Campus Life

yes
Students may have cars on campus
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
17%
Top 1/4
42%
Top 1/2
73%
Bottom 1/2
27%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
28%
500-599
50%
400-499
17%
300-399
2%
700-800
21%
600-699
28%
500-599
40%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
8%
24-29
27%
18-23
54%
12-17
11%
30-36
31%
24-29
50%
18-23
8%
12-17
11%
30-36
8%
24-29
50%
18-23
38%
12-17
4%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Common application accepted no
Application deadline November 30 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Not Selective

85%

acceptance rate

Accepted 972
Declined + 167
Total Received 1,139

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Standardized test scores

Important

Secondary school record

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Class rank
Interview
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Admissions Contact

Ryan Service
Director of Enrollment Services
P: 800 778-6227
F: 717 771-4005
ykadmission@psu.edu

Financial Aid

56%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$9,711

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $13,484
Additional fees $984
Books & supplies $1,840
Total $16,308
Average Financial Aid - $9,711
Total with Avg. Aid $6,597

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,135,243
State $689,342
Institutional $871,135
Other external $155,523
Total $2,851,243

Non-need-based

Federal
State $9,492
Institutional $336,483
Other external $123,010
Total $468,985
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 717 771-4045

Financial Aid Officer

Billy Dunkel
Financial Aid Coordinator
wjd30@psu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
golf
soccer
softball
volleyball
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Athletic Directors

Jeff Barkdoll (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
USCAA, Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference
Mascot
lions
School colors
blue and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
Administration of Justice
Advertising/Public Relations
Aerospace Engineering
African Studies
African-American Studies
African/African-American Studies
Agribusiness Management
Agricultural Business
Agricultural Science
Agricultural Systems Management
Agricultural/Extension Education
Agriculture
Agroecology
American Studies
Animal Bioscience
Animal Science
Anthropological Sciences
Anthropology
Applied Psychology
Archaeological Science
Architectural Engineering
Art
Art Education
Art History
Arts Administration
Arts/Architecture
Asian Studies
Astronomy/Astrophysics
Athletic Training
Biobehavioral Health
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Bioengineering
Biological Anthropology
Biological Engineering
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering Technology
Biorenewable Systems
Biotechnology
Business
Business Administration
Business Economics
Business/Liberal Arts/Sciences
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Chinese
Civil Engineering
Classics/Ancient Mediterranean Studies
Communication Arts/Sciences
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Communication/Media Studies
Communications
Community/Environment/Development
Comparative Literature
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Corporate Communication
Corporate Innovation/Entrepreneurship
Creative Writing
Crime/Law/Justice
Criminal Justice
Criminology
Data Science
Digital Media/Arts/Technology
Earth Science/Policy
Earth Sciences
Earth/Mineral Sciences
East Asian Studies
Economics
Education
Education/Public Policy
Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering Technology
Electrical/Computer Engineering Technology
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology
Elementary Education
Elementary/Early Childhood Education
Elementary/Kindergarten Education
Energy Business/Finance
Energy Engineering
Engineering
Engineering Science
English
Environmental Resource Management
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Environmental Systems Engineering
Film/Video
Finance
Food Science
Forensic Science
Forest Ecosystem Management
Forest Science
French/Francophone Studies
General Arts/Sciences
Geobiology
Geography
Geosciences
German
Global Studies
Global/International Studies
Graphic Design
Health Policy/Administration
Health/Human Development
History
Horticulture
Hospitality Management
Hotel/Restaurant/Institutional Management
Human Development/Family Studies
Humanities
Immunology/Infectious Disease
Industrial Engineering
Industrial Health/Safety
Information Sciences/Technology
Information Systems
Integrative Arts
Interdisciplinary Business/Engineering Studies
Interdisciplinary Digital Studio
International Business
International Politics
Italian
Japanese
Jewish Studies
Journalism
Kinesiology
Labor Studies/Employment Relations
Labor/Employment Relations
Landscape Contracting
Latin American Studies
Letters/Arts/Sciences
Liberal Arts
Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Materials Engineering Technology
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematical Science
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Media Studies
Medieval Studies
Meteorology/Atmospheric Science
Microbiology
Middle Level Education
Mining Engineering
Music
Music Education
Nuclear Engineering
Nursing
Nutritional Sciences
Organizational Leadership
Petroleum/Natural Gas Engineering
Philosophy
Physics
Planetary Science/Astronomy
Plant Sciences
Plastics Engineering Technology
Political Science
Pre-Medicine
Professional Writing
Project/Supply Chain Management
Psychology
Psychology/Social Science
Public Policy
Rail Transportation Engineering
Recreation/Park/Tourism Management
Rehabilitation/Human Services
Religious Studies
Risk Management
Russian
Russian Translation
Science
Secondary Education
Secondary Education Social Studies
Security/Risk Analysis
Social Data Analytics
Sociology
Software Engineering
Spanish
Special Education
Statistics
Structural Design/Construction Engineering Technology
Supply Chain/Information Systems
Teaching/Curriculum
Telecommunications
Theatre
Toxicology
Turfgrass Science
Undecided/Exploratory Studies
Veterinary/Biomedical Sciences
Visual Art Studies
Wildlife/Fisheries Science
Women's Studies
Wood Products
Workforce Education/Development
World Languages/Education
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Weekend College

948

total students

89%

in-state

11%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

99%

935
students

Female
39%
367

Male
61%
568

1%

13
students

Female
92%
12

Male
8%
1

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

83%

783
students

Female
39%
299

Male
61%
484

17%

152
students

Female
45%
68

Male
55%
84

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Break-down

20%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
52%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

54%

Transfer applicants accepted

57%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

36

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Writing

Career placement services

Not Reported

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Talking books
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway