Cost of college went up for all students at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois

In-state tuition and fees rose 0.1 percent for 2017-18 at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 0.1 percent for 2017-18 at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Pennsylvania residents paid $13,632 to attend the four-year public institution this year $16 more than the $13,616 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 56 percent more than residents this year, or $21,266. Their price tag grew 3.8 percent from $20,496 in 2016-17.

About 95 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Pennsylvania residents. About 2 percent are residents of other states and 2 percent are citizens of other countries.

Data shows 94 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 134 students received grants or scholarships totaling $913,112 and 122 students took out student loans totaling more than $719,939.

Including all undergraduates, 556 students used grants or scholarships totaling $3.24 million. Another 409 took out $2.73 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
In-state
~578
$13,528
$13,546
$13,616
$13,632
0.8%
Out-of-state
~12
$20,214
$20,232
$20,496
$21,266
5.2%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
72
44%
$327,813
$4,553
State / local grant or scholarship
68
42%
$240,958
$3,544
Institutional grants or scholarships
118
73%
$344,341
$2,918
Grant or scholarship aid total
134
83%
$913,112
$6,814
Federal student loans
122
75%
$675,415
$5,536
Other student loans
7
4%
$44,524
$6,361
Student loan aid
122
75%
$719,939
$5,901
Total student aid
152
94%

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