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Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Undergraduate (in-state)$32,382 ($17,900)
Graduate (in-state)$35,214 ($20,912)
Books & Supplies$1,840
On-Campus Living Costs $16,018
Off-Campus Living Costs $16,018

Cost of Attendance at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

For academic year 2016-2017, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $17,900 for students living in state and $32,382 for others.The graduate school tuition & fees is $20,912 for students living in state and $35,214 for others.The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $16,018 when a student lives on campus and $16,018 when a student lives off campus.

2017 Cost of Attendance (COA)

The total costs of attendance (COA) of Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is $50,240 when a student lives on campus and $50,240 when living off campus for academic year 2016-2017. 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$35,758 (On-Campus)
$35,758 (Off-Campus)
$50,240 (On-Campus)
$50,240 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$17,900$32,382
Books & Supplies$1,840
Room & Board$11,230 (on-campus) /$11,230 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,788 (on-campus) /$4,788 (off-campus)
[chart] Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2017 COA

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2016-2017, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $17,900 for in-state students and $32,382 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 3.31% compared to academic year 2015-2016.

2017 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201420152016 2017
In-State$16,992 $17,502 $17,514 $17,900
Out-of-State$29,566 $30,452 $31,346 $32,382
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2017 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2016-2017, the graduate school tuition & fees are $20,912 for in-state students and $35,214 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 3.32% compared to academic year 2015-2016.

2017 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201420152016 2017
In-State$19,172 $19,746 $20,270 $20,912
Out-of-State$32,148 $33,110 $34,084 $35,214
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2017 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For academic year 2016-2017, 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.

2017 Books & Supplies Costs
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201420152016 2017
Books & Supplies $1,696 $1,760 $1,840 $1,840
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2017 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For academic year 2016-2017, the average costs for living costs at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is $16,018 when living on campus and $16,018 when living off campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 1.93% compared to academic year 2015-2016. The off-campus living costs are increased by 1.93% compared to academic year 2015-2016.

Living Costs
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
201420152016 2017
On-CampusRoom & Board $10,116$10,548$10,116$11,230
Other Expenses $4,788$4,788$4,788$4,788
Off-CampusRoom & Board $10,116$10,548$10,116$11,230
Other Expenses $4,788$4,788$4,788$4,788
[chart]Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 2017 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 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.