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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$18,044 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,428 tuition
$8,182 on campus room & board
$1,298 books
$2,136 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$25,870 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$14,070 tuition
$8,182 on campus room & board
$1,298 books
$2,320 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,972 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
90% of students receive aid
40% get federal aid ($4,731 avg)
48% get state aid ($2,314 avg)
8% get institn'l aid ($5,972 avg)
80% get loans ($6,390 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.97% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.35% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,905 58%
Federal Grant Aid $4,731 40%
Pell Grants $3,972 40%
Other Federal Grants $1,044 29%
Institution Grant Aid $5,972 8%
State Grant Aid $2,314 48%
Student Loans $6,390 80%
Federal Loans $5,420 79%
Other Loans $7,771 10%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: March 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Lock Haven University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
401 North Fairview Street
Lock Haven, PA 17745-2390
(570) 484-2011
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $268
Out of State $586


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Abigail from Alburtis, PA
  • Jun-20-2013 I am a current student here

    I think Lock Haven provided me with the most possible bang for the buck. The university education is great and the opportunities available is outrageous.

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  • 4
  • Caylee from Chalfont, PA
  • Jun-10-2013 I am a current student here

    I personally feel as though I am getting what I deserve for the money I am paying for college. They have many resources to help every student succeed in many ways.

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  • 4
  • Cassandra from Curwensville, PA
  • May-19-2013 I am a current student here

    I feel as though I really benefit from the learning style of the teachers at Lock Haven. The small class sizes allow for them to spend extra time with you if needed to make sure you truly understand the information.

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  • 5
  • Jessica from Troy, PA
  • Apr-30-2013 I am a current student here

    An inexpensive school, a state school, with a range of degrees, and professors that actually care.

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  • 5
  • Alaina from HOWARD, PA
  • Mar-28-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Lock Haven University gives you an affordable yet quality education, while allowing you to enjoy yourself and make new friends in a wonderful environment.

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