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Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Undergraduate (in-state)$33,664 ($18,436)
Graduate (in-state)$36,606 ($21,752)
Books & Supplies$1,840
On-Campus Living Costs $16,068
Off-Campus Living Costs $16,068

Cost of Attendance at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

For academic year 2017-2018, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $18,436 for students living in state and $33,664 for others.The graduate school tuition & fees is $21,752 for students living in state and $36,606 for others.The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $16,068 when a student lives on campus and $16,068 when a student lives off campus.

2018 Cost of Attendance (COA)

The total costs of attendance (COA) of Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is $51,572 when a student lives on campus and $51,572 when living off campus for academic year 2017-2018. Next table and charts illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus - COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$36,344 (On-Campus)
$36,344 (Off-Campus)
$51,572 (On-Campus)
$51,572 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$18,436$33,664
Books & Supplies$1,840
Room & Board$11,280 (on-campus) /$11,280 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,788 (on-campus) /$4,788 (off-campus)
[chart] Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2018 COA

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2017-2018, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $18,436 for in-state students and $33,664 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 3.96% compared to academic year 2016-2017.

2018 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201520162017 2018
In-State$17,502 $17,514 $17,900 $18,436
Out-of-State$30,452 $31,346 $32,382 $33,664
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2018 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2017-2018, the graduate school tuition & fees are $21,752 for in-state students and $36,606 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 3.95% compared to academic year 2016-2017.

2018 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201520162017 2018
In-State$19,746 $20,270 $20,912 $21,752
Out-of-State$33,110 $34,084 $35,214 $36,606
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2018 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For academic year 2017-2018, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,840. Next table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus.

2018 Books & Supplies Costs
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201520162017 2018
Books & Supplies $1,760 $1,840 $1,840 $1,840
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2018 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For academic year 2017-2018, the average costs for living costs at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is $16,068 when living on campus and $16,068 when living off campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 0.31% compared to academic year 2016-2017. The off-campus living costs are increased by 0.31% compared to academic year 2016-2017.

Living Costs
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201520162017 2018
On-CampusRoom & Board $10,548$10,926$10,548$11,280
Other Expenses $4,788$4,788$4,788$4,788
Off-CampusRoom & Board $10,548$10,926$10,548$11,280
Other Expenses $4,788$4,788$4,788$4,788
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2018 Room & Boards and other Living Costs
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.