Housing Security Deposit
A housing security deposit of $250* is required, $200 of which is refunded when students abide by the lease.
*If students request cancellation within five calendar days of payment, this fee is fully refundable. A request for cancellation, which is not made in writing, shall be confirmed in writing by the student within an additional period of five calendar days. After five calendar days or after ten calendar days absent of written confirmation, the school may retain all of the monies paid.
Within 30 days of receiving the registration fee notice, a $100 registration fee* is to be paid to reserve a position in the entering class. This fee is deducted from the student’s first tuition.
A student fee of $189 (four or less credits) or $310 (five or more credits) per term is required. It covers all the services listed below as long as the student is enrolled at Central Penn. The student fee is non-refundable. The student/technology fee includes, in part, the following: campus security; parking; student ID; online Library services; computer labs; internet; all other technology usage; full- and part-time employment assistance; insurance; swimming pool; basketball, volleyball, and game courts; picnic areas; activities, clubs and organizations; and orientation.
Graduating students pay a $125 fee. It covers the processing and mailing of their degree, the graduation ceremony, and student and alumni individualized career assistance.
Textbooks: All Central Penn students may purchase new and/or used textbooks directly from our textbook vendor via Internet or telephone. Textbook rental is another option. The cost of textbooks varies with the courses taken each term. If students purchase all new textbooks, the cost may be as much as $450 per term. Students are encouraged to have their textbooks prior to the first day of class to ensure access to academic work.
Uniforms: Students enrolling in the Health Sciences programs may be required to wear uniforms/scrubs to clinical classes or on internship. Students will receive information regarding uniforms prior to enrolling.