PA Program Estimated Costs

Estimated Costs: 2018-2019 Academic Year

Estimated Expenses: PA
First year Tuition and Student Fees * $33,089 $46,988
Second Year Tuition and Student Fees* $28,327 $39,937

Two years of Tuition and Student Fees*

* Tuition above is for Main Campus
*Tuition for Clfd/Coud/Hbg Campus slightly less as the 
Facility Fee is not charged at these locations

Fee and Tuition Schedules can be found at






Additional Expenses First Year Second Year
optional On Campus Housing - Evergreen Commons ** $8,760 $8,760
optional Full University Meal Plan *** $4,100 $4,100
Additional Books $400  
Laptop Computer $500  
Instruments and Lab Coat $850  
TYPHON Clinical Platform $90 $90
Background Checks $60 $60
Malpractice Insurance  $70  $70
BLS/ACLS  $225  
Examsoft $70 $70
Clinical SIte Fee ~TBD  
Two Years of Additional Expenses:   $28,265

All costs are based on current rates. Rates are reviewed annually by the University and are subject to change.
* Figures are based on published 2018/2019 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. Immunizations and required titers may be an additional out of pocket expense.  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. 

~ Clinical sites may require an administrative fee be paid by the student.  An administrative fee of less than $100 occurs at only a couple clinical sites.  

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