Lock Haven University

Lock Haven, Pennsylvania

Overview

Address401 North Fairview Street
School Websitewww.lockhaven.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Distant

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Lock Haven University is a small public, 4-year college based in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,560 students applied to Lock Haven University. Of those students, 2,415 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Lock Haven University was $7,716, in addition to fees of $3,162. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Lock Haven University.

Lock Haven University has a 54% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Lock Haven University acceptance rate is 94%. To put this into perspective, 2,415 of the 2,560 students who applied to Lock Haven University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Lock Haven University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Lock Haven University had an SAT score between the range of 920 and 1,110. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Lock Haven University was between 19 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Lock Haven University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Lock Haven University, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,716. Combined with fees of $3,162, room and board costs of $9,900, other expenses of $4,365 and the $1,750 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $26,893.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $20,702 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Lock Haven University to $36,717 for out-of-state students.

Students at Lock Haven University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Lock Haven University was $4,544 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 48%.

Lock Haven University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Lock Haven University.

Lock Haven University has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 96% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 4% of students come from out-of-state .

The student to faculty ratio at Lock Haven University is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Lock Haven University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 12% students enroll at Lock Haven University part-time; the other 3,020 students enrolled full-time.

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