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Rank: 278

Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PAhttps://www.psu.edu/
costs
Est. Full Price 2020-2021
$37,500
% of students who get any grants
64%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$27,300
Average price for low-income students
$22,400
admissions
Acceptance rate
56%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1260/28
SAT/ACT Required for Fall 2021?
no
Enrollment
40,110
Financial Aid
% of students with need who get grants
72%
% of need met
64%
% of students who get merit* grants
8%
Average merit grant
$4,730
student success
Graduation rate
85%
Average time to a degree
4.2 years
Average student debt
$26,000
Average salary within 5 years
$58,000
% earning more than $28,000
79%
key deadlines
Early decision application
N/A
Regular application
rolling

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

* Full price of attendance includes on-campus room & board fees, which may not be applicable to all colleges' reopening plans this year.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, Money/American Institutes for Research calculations, Opportunity Insights.

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

* Full price of attendance includes on-campus room & board fees, which may not be applicable to all colleges' reopening plans this year.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, Money/American Institutes for Research calculations, Opportunity Insights.

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