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Colleges / Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Lock Haven, PA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate93%

About LHU

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania is a public, state university in the rural area of Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. LHU was founded in 1870. The college currently enrolls around 2,859 students per year, including 2,448 undergrads.

LHU Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into LHU. In 2022, LHU accepted 93% of applicants. In 2022, 1,882 out of 2,030 total applicants were accepted.

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 93%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 9%

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Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania is located in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania,.

If you want to see LHU for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80 to Lock Haven, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Williamsport-Lycoming County.

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College Info

401 North Fairview Street Lock Haven, PA 17745-2390

Campus Setting: Rural

LHU Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to LHU is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to LHU is Continuous processing.

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LHU SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

960 - 1130


Math SAT Range

480 - 560


Reading SAT Range

450 - 570

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Wondering what life at LHU is like? There are approximately 2,859 students enrolled at LHU, including 2,448 undergraduate students and 411 graduate students. 80% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from PA and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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