PA Program Estimated Costs

Estimated Costs: 2016-2018 Academic Years

Estimated Expenses: PA
First year Tuition and Student Fees * $28,942 $41,547
Second Year Tuition and Student Fees* $24,794 $35,327

Two years of Tuition and Student Fees*






Additional Expenses First Year Second Year
optional On Campus Housing - Evergreen Commons ** $7,440 $7,440
optional Full University Meal Plan *** $4,240 $4,240
Additional Books $400  
Laptop Computer $500  
Instruments and Lab Coat $850  
Documentation/Clinical Platform $90 $80
Background Checks $60 $60
Malpractice Insurance  $70  $70
BLS/ACLS  $225  

All costs are based on current rates. Rates are reviewed annually by the University and are subject to change. Current Tuition and Information can be found at
* Figures are based on summer and fall 2016, and spring 2017 semester tuition and fees.  Student fees at the Clearfield, Harrisburg, and Coudersport Campus may vary slightly compared to those for the Main Campus.  

** Listed is the cost for LHU Main on-campus student housing  - Off Campus Housing is available at all locations.   

*** Represents 14 meals/wk Fall, Spring and Summer Plan: available option only at Lock Haven Main campus.

Additional Expenses: In addition to the above students are required to maintain Health Insurance at all times during the program. Travel is required - students must have reliable transportation and the appropriate auto insurance.  

Financial Aid: A variety of financial aid options are available. For more information about financial aid, contact the Office of Student Financial Services at 570-484-2344 or on the web:

Refunds:  LHUP Policies regarding refunds can be found on the financial services web site under policies.

Scholarships:  A list of available scholarships can be found here.