Rates

The Housing and Food Services room and board rates are approved annually by the Board of Trustees. Room and board rates for summer 2022 and the fall 2022-spring 2023 academic year will be approved in February 2022, this page will then be updated.

To make a room and board payment, visit the The Office of the Bursar.

Campus Meal Plan Rates

Undergraduate students living in the residence halls must purchase a Campus Meal Plan for each semester (fall and spring) as part of the Housing and Food Service Contract. The HFS Contract includes Campus Meal Plan level 2 by default; students can change their level in eLiving at any time until the Friday of final exams.

Rates for 2022 - 2023 Campus Meal Plan
Level Dining Dollars Base Cost Total
  1 $828 $1,530 $2,358
  2 $1,074 $1,530 $2,604
  3 $1,275 $1,530 $2,805

Rates for 2021 - 2022 Campus Meal Plan
Level Dining Dollars Base Cost Total
  1 $678 $1,480 $2,158
  2 $1,036 $1,480 $2,516
  3 $1,329 $1,480 $2,809

Housing Rates

To view rates, click on the academic year or session below.

Rates for 2022-2023
Housing Option Building Type Room Type Occupancy Fall Spring
North Hall Suites Double 2 $3,933 $3,933
North Hall Suites Double as Single 1 $4,916 $4,916
South Hall Traditional Double 2 $3,322 $3,322
South Hall Traditional Double as Single 1 $4,153 $4,153
Rates for 2021-2022
Housing Option Building Type Room Type Occupancy Fall Spring
North Hall Suites Double 2 $3,800 $3,800
North Hall Suites Double as Single 1 $4,750 $4,750
South Hall Traditional Double 2 $3,210 $3,210
South Hall Traditional Double as Single 1 $4,012 $4,012
Rates for 2020-2021
Housing Option Building Type Room Type Occupancy Fall Spring
North Hall Suites Double 2 $3,066 $2,993
North Hall Suites Double as Single 1 $3,832 $3,592
South Hall Traditional Double 2 $2,592 $2,531
South Hall Traditional Double as Single 1 $3,241 $3,037
Rates for 2019-2020
Housing Option Building Type Room Type Occupancy Fall Spring
North Hall Suites Double 2 $3,650 $3,650
North Hall Suites Double as Single 1 $4,565 $4,565
South Hall Traditional Double 2 $3,090 $3,090
South Hall Traditional Double as Single 1 $3,865 $3,865

Rates per person, per semester. Rates include utilities. Campus Meal Plan required. 

LiveOn Student Success Grant

The LiveOn Student Success Grant is a unique student financial aid funding opportunity supported by Penn State Housing and Food Services (HFS) to assure student undergraduate academic success, persistence to undergraduate degree completion, and address potential housing and food insecurities throughout a student’s four-year academic career.