The estimated direct costs at right are for a full-time, first- or second-year student studying during the 2016-17 academic year. Tuition, fees, and room and board are billed by semester; bills are due in August for the fall semester and December for the spring semester.
|Cost Type||Pennsylvania Resident||Non-Pennsylvania Resident|
|Room and Board*|
|Meal Plan (level 3)||$4,520||$4,520|
|Avg. Total Cost|
|Living on Campus||$25,288||$33,294|
|Avg. Book Cost||$1,840||$1,840|
|Tuition Differential Savings
versus University Park
All costs shown are on an annual basis.
Learn more about Penn State's tuition and cost structure on the Academic Year Costs page.
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