Lock Haven University,Akeley Hall, Lock Haven, PA 17745 570-484-2027
http://www.lhup.edu admissions@lhup.edu
About Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania
  • Year of Foundation 1870
  • Size of Campus 175 acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,977
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57%, 43%, 8%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,554 in-state, $12,510 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,695
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 4,874
On the banks of the Susquehanna River in central Pennsylvania is a university where students receive excellent career preparation, develop life-long friendships and never feel like they are “just a number.” At Lock Haven University our enrollment of 4,600 students ensures student-centered classes and unlimited opportunities to become involved. As a member of the PA State System of Higher Education, LHU costs are affordable. Academic Excellence at a Very Affordable Price!
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Musical concerts, Campus Craze, Homecoming, Step Show, Nutcracker, MTV's Real World
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Full Gospel Fellowship, Gospel Choir, New Life Student Fellowship, Newman Community, Protestant Campus Ministries
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 6
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union (BSU), Student Association of Latinos con Sabor Americano (SALSA), Asian Student Association (ASA), International Student Association (ISA)
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Psi (Co-ed Business Fraternity), Kappa Kappa Psi (National Honorary Band Fraternity), Phi Kappa Phi (National Honor Society), Phi Sigma Pi, Tau Beta Sigma (Band)
  • Percent students who are frat members 4%
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Philadelphia (200), State College (40)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 8%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 17%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 2%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (85%), women's dorms (7%), apartment for single students (8%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 90%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities The university archives are kept in the library.
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 718,036
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 64,922
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 40
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 422,306
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 70
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 10,583
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 50
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Museums Planetarium, Primate Lab
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 700
  • Number Of Subscriptions 927
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,318
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 16%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 71%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Lancaster Laboratories, Raytheon, Pennsylvania State Police, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, UPS, Northwestern Human Services, The Meadows, Cornell Abraxas, Cen-Clear Child Services, Keystone Central School District, AIDS Resources Inc., YMCA, Lock Haven Universit
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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