Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley

Center Valley, Pennsylvania

Overview

Address2809 Saucon Valley Road
School Websitelehighvalley.psu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley is a small public, 4-year college based in Center Valley, Pennsylvania that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,045 students applied to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley. Of those students, 892 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley was $13,484, in addition to fees of $984. 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 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley acceptance rate is 85%. To put this into perspective, 892 of the 1,045 students who applied to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley had an SAT score between the range of 1,010 and 1,200. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley was between 19 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley 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 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley, the tuition for in-state residents is $13,484. Combined with fees of $984, the $1,840 cost of books and supplies.

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 $23,028 in tuition.

Students at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley was $4,888 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 44%.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley has a good gender split, with 46% of undergraduates being female and 54% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 92% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 5% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 16% students enroll at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley part-time; the other 764 students enrolled full-time.

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