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Basic Statistics

School Contact
Penn State Altoona
3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona, PA 16601
United States
(814) 949-5000
General Statistics
Setting:Small city
Academic Calendar:Semester
General Religion:None
Specific Religion:None
Cost Statistics
In-State Tuition:$14,240
Out-of-State Tuition:$21,302
Room & Board:$10,116
Books & Supplies:$1,696
Student Body Statistics
Full-Time Undergrads:3,660
Part-Time Undergrads:203
Male Undergrads:2,057
Female Undergrads:1,806
Total Grad Students:2
Full-Time Grad Students:0
Part-Time Grad Students:2

Financial Aid Statistics

General Information
Financial Aid Forms Deadline:February 15 (priority)
Tuition Guaranteed Plan:Not Available
Prepaid Tuition Plan:Available
Tuition Payment Plan:Available
In-State Tuition:$14,240
Out-of-State Tuition:$21,302
Contact Financial Aid
Phone:(814) 949-5055
Aid/Loans Federal Grant Aid Institution Grant Aid State Grant Aid Student Loans Total ?
Average Amount $4,471 $3,508 $3,133 $7,898 $8,735
% Students That Got It 32% 25% 31% 73% 82%

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

Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:5,700
Male Applicants:2,875
Female Applicants:2,825
Total Acceptances:4,856
Male Acceptances:2,438
Female Acceptances:2,418
Acceptance Rate:85%
Yield: ? 28%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(814) 949-5466
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:No
Application Fee:$50
Application Web
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Regular Decision Rolling Rolling beginning November 1
Must-Reply-By May 1
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:1,379
Full-Time Male Enrollment:730
Full-Time Female Enrollment:643
Part-Time Male Enrollment:1
Part-Time Female Enrollment:5
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? Not Reported
Applicants Accepting: ? Not Reported
Students Enrolled: ? Not Reported
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:214
Applicants Accepted:90
Students Enrolled:60

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 440 - 530 450 - 560 430 - 530 1320 - 1620 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) 18 - 24 19 - 25 6 - 8 19 - 23 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:6%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:90%
Students Submitting ACT:6%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Not Reported
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