Lock Haven University, USA is delighted to award the You Are Welcome Here Scholarships which is valued at 50% of the tuition fee of any degree programme undertaken by interested students.
First-year traditional international students who have been accepted to Lock Haven University can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship. All academic majors and fields of study are welcome to apply.
Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania (LHU) is a public university in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. It is part of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The main campus consists of 200 acres (81 ha) and the branch campus covers 12.9 acres (5.2 ha). It offers 69 undergraduate programs and 4 graduate programs.
LHU was founded in 1870 as the Central State Normal School. By 1927 it was known as the State Teachers College in Lock Haven and in 1960 the name was changed to Lock Haven State College. In 1983, the school joined the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and became known as Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania. The Clearfield campus in Clearfield, Pennsylvania was established in 1989.
LHU’s previous president Craig Dean Willis retired from Lock Haven in 2004. The vacancy left by Willis was promptly filled by Keith T. Miller. Upon Miller’s departure, Barbara Dixon, former president of Truman State University was appointed Interim President in 2010. In 2011, Michael Fiorentino, Jr. became the president, until his retirement in 2018. The current president of Lock Haven University is Robert Pignatello.
In July 2021, Pennsylvania higher education officials announced that Bloomsburg would merge with Mansfield University and Lock Haven University in response to financial difficulties and declining enrollment, and each institution would represent a campus of a single university. In March 2022, the new institution was created to oversee the three universities, and was named the Commonwealth University of Pennsylvania.
Application Deadline: 1st December 2022.
Eligible Countries: International
Value of Award: Tuition fee
Number of Awards: Not Mentioned
- Applicant must be a first-year international applicant to Lock Haven University.
- Applicants must have already applied and meet admission requirements for academic study at Lock Haven University.
- Applicants must submit scores on the following English language proficiency tests:
TOEFL IBT – 70
TOEFL PBT – 197
TOEFL CBT – 525
IELTS – 5
PTE – 46
CPE – 160
Duolingo – 95
TOEIC – 700
iTEP – 3.7
OTE – 111
How to Apply: Applicants must apply for admission via the university portal. All admitted students would be considered automatically.