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Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

University Park, Pennsylvania
Pattee Library credit: Nathaniel C. Sheetz
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Overview
Public
40,139 Undergraduates
56% Admissions Rate
City: Small
Public
Expensive
Region: Northeast
Size: Big
Doctoral
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201 Old Main
University Park, Pennsylvania
16802-1503
(814) 865-4700
www.psu.edu/
Location

University Park is the name given to the Pennsylvania State University's satellite campus, and University Park, Pennsylvania is the postal address used by Penn State. The University Park campus is located in State College and adjacent College Township, Pennsylvania. The campus post office was designated "University Park, Pennsylvania" in 1953 by Penn State president Milton Eisenhower, after what was then Pennsylvania State College was upgraded to university status. More from Wikipedia...

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Students
53%

Men

47%

Women

22

Average Age of Entering Students

325

New Transfer Students

Admissions
56%

Acceptance Rate

28%

Enrollment Yield

1090-1300

SAT Range

52,974

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$25,055

Typical Cost

$33,664

Out-Of-State (published)

$18,436

In-State (published)

65%

Recieve Financial Aid

93%

Have Loans

$20,000

Median Debt

Academics
16.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

Information Sciences

Top Major

Athletics
Football Conference:

Big Ten Conference

Basketball Conference:

Big Ten Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Big Ten Conference

Football Division:

1

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

Social
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