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Lock Haven is a public university. Founded as a Normal school in 1870, it gained university status in 1983. Its goals lie in giving its students the tools, skills and capabilities to successfully continue to grow after graduation. The school prides itself on small class sizes, a faculty that focuses on teaching and the individual attention given to students. Its 165-acre campus is located in Lock Haven, 30 miles west of Williamsport and 70 miles north of Harrisburg.

Website: www.lockhaven.edu/

Public
Co-ed
2,748
Undergraduate
Students
(60.0%) 1,650 Women
(40.0%) 1,098 Men
410
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
95% of 2,203 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.34
SAT Math
514 average
460-550 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
518 average
460-570 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
20 average
17-22 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,545
Out-of-state: $37,119
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,878
Out-of-state: $20,452
Room and Board
$10,368
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Freshman Award
$8,776
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,490
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
190
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 11% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Lock Haven Population
9,797
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
31% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bald Eagle
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
7.5% Black/African-American
3.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
84.0% White
1.6% Unknown
International Students
0.4% from 22 countries
First-Year Students Returning
68.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
40.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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