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Tuition and Expenses (Undergraduate)

Note: These 2020-2021 rates are subject to change July 2021, but may change
without notice.


Tuition and Fees (per term):
Tuition (per credit) all majors – undergraduate . . . . . . . . . . $494
Student/Technology Fee (5 or more credits) . . . . . . . . . . . $310
Student/Technology Fee (4 or less credits*) . . . . . . . . . . . $189
*Some zero credit classes may have a student fee

PTA Program/Lab Fee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $150
OTA Program/Lab Fee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $150
MA Program/Lab Fee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $120
Certified Medical Assistant Exam Fee
(final term only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $125
Health Sciences Program/Lab Fee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $195

Housing (per term):
Standard Apartment Bedroom . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,370
Individual Private Bedroom . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $2,008
Super Suite Bedroom . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,452
Utilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $330

Board (per term):
Orange Meal Plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $484
Maroon Meal Plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $690
Green Meal Plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,000
Blue Meal Plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,500
Silver Meal Plan (Non-residential students only) . . . . . . . . $308

Variable Expenses Per Term
Textbooks – (estimated amount) . . . . . . . . . . . . . $350 – $450
Course Material Fees (approx. per course) . . . . . . . $50 – $150
Personal (estimated) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $150 – $250
Transportation (estimated) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $150 – $300

One-time Expenses
Graduation Fee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $125
Uniform . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $100 – $150
Security Deposit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $250

Payment
Tuition and expenses are paid each term approximately three weeks before the term
starts. Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, American Express or eCheck may be used to
make payments through our payment portal at my.centralpenn.edu. If paying by credit
card, fees are added. Payment also can be made by check or money order. Please visit
our website for payment plan options.
If unusual circumstances or extreme hardship makes it impossible for students
to make full payment, students should contact the Business Office to make
special arrangements.

Billing and Payment Dates
Fall 2020
Bills available on Student Portal – August 21, 2020
*Payment Due – September 11, 2020

Winter 2021
Bills available on Student Portal – November 20, 2020
*Payment Due – December 11, 2020

Spring 2021
Bills available on Student Portal – February 19, 2021
*Payment Due – March 12, 2021

Summer 2021
Bills available on Student Portal – May 21, 2021
*Payment Due – June 11, 2021

Fall 2021
Bills available on Student Portal – August 20, 2021
*Payment Due – September 10, 2021

Winter 2022
Bills available on Student Portal – November 19, 2021
*Payment Due – December 11, 2021

*A $50.00 late fee will be assessed for payments not submitted by the payment due date.

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