Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Main Campus

Address:  201 Old Main
University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589
Phone:  General information - (814) 865-4700
Financial aid office - (814) 865-6301
Admissions office - (814) 865-5471
Mission statement:
Type:  4-year, Public
Carnegie classifiaction:  Research Universities (very high research activity)
Religious affiliation:  Not applicable
Federal aid:  Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).

Awards Offered

Degrees:  Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
First-professional degree
Certificates:  Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Two but less than 4 years certificate
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Special learning
ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Credit accepted:  Dual credit Credit for life experiences Advanced placement (AP) credits


Undergrad Academic Year
Detailed Expenses    2006-2007    2005-2006    2004-2005
Tuition and fees
   Books and supplies$1,088$1,040$992
On Campus
   Room and board$7,416$7,092$6,246
Total Expenses    2006-2007    2005-2006    2004-2005
   On Campus$23,242$22,034$20,488
   On Campus$33,790$32,270$30,416


Total population:  42914
Undergrad population:  36612
Undergrad ages:  4% 25 and over, 96% 24 and under
Campus setting:   Small City
Campus housing:  Yes

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