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201 Old Main Tuition In/Out-State: $16,952 / $31,434 Total Fall Enrollment: 45,233
University Park , PA 16802-1503 Books and Supplies: $1,840 Applicants Admitted: 55%
(814) 865-5471 On-campus Room and Board: $11,230 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 65% Undergraduate Application Fee: $50 Receiving Institutional Aid: 35% , $7,656 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics

Dean's Freshman Scholarship

Scholarship Description
Freshmen entering the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences are automatically considered for a Dean's Freshman Scholarship; no separate application is required. These awards range from $500 to $2,500. Each year, approximately 60 percent of our freshmen receive awards. The awards are granted based on the student's high school academic record and their performance on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). In general, a high school GPA of 3.70 or higher on a 4.00 scale and a combined SAT score of 1250 or higher are the minimum scores needed to qualify for a Dean's Freshman award. FRESHMAN AWARDS ARE FOR THE FRESHMAN YEAR ONLY.
$500 - $2,500
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Award Criteria Requirements:

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