Statistics

Location
University Park, PA
Undergrads
37,917
Tuition (in-state)
$28,746 ($16,444)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Basic Statistics

School Contact
Penn State
201 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802
United States
(814) 865-4700
www.psu.edu
General Statistics
Founded:1855
Coed:Yes
Control:Public
Setting:Small city
Academic Calendar:Semester
General Religion:None
Specific Religion:None
Cost Statistics
In-State Tuition:$16,444
Out-of-State Tuition:$28,746
Room & Board:$9,690
Books & Supplies:$1,568
Student Body Statistics
Full-Time Undergrads:37,917
Part-Time Undergrads:1,275
Male Undergrads:21,104
Female Undergrads:18,088
Total Grad Students:6,591
Full-Time Grad Students:5,774
Part-Time Grad Students:817

Financial Aid Statistics

General Information
Financial Aid Forms Deadline:March 1 (priority)
Tuition Guaranteed Plan:Not Available
Prepaid Tuition Plan:Available
Tuition Payment Plan:Available
In-State Tuition:$16,444
Out-of-State Tuition:$28,746
Contact Financial Aid
Phone:(814) 865-6301
Email:Not Reported
Web Site:studentaid.psu.edu
Aid/Loans Federal Grant Aid Institution Grant Aid State Grant Aid Student Loans Total ?
Average Amount $4,539 $6,031 $3,273 $7,869 $9,698
% Students That Got It 15% 30% 15% 51% 70%

NOTE: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify.

Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:45,502
Male Applicants:23,238
Female Applicants:22,264
Total Acceptances:23,855
Male Acceptances:11,574
Female Acceptances:12,281
Acceptance Rate:52%
Yield: ? 31%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(814) 865-5471
Email:admissions@psu.edu
Web Site:admissions.psu.edu
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:No
Application Fee:$50
Application Web Site:admissions.psu.edu/apply
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Regular Decision Rolling, November 30 preferred filing date Rolling, beginning November 1
Must-Reply-By May 1
Admissions
Consideration
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
GPA
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Recommendations
Audition/Portfolio
SAT/ACT
TOEFL
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:7,366
Full-Time Male Enrollment:3,765
Full-Time Female Enrollment:3,581
Part-Time Male Enrollment:6
Part-Time Female Enrollment:14
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? 0
Applicants Accepting: ? 0
Students Enrolled: ? 0
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:1,542
Applicants Accepted:688
Students Enrolled:354

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 530 - 630 560 - 670 540 - 640 1630 - 1940 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) 25 - 30 25 - 30 8 - 9 25 - 29 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:43%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:79%
Students Submitting ACT:14%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
None
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