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Nittany Apartments (Residence Halls) Housing Rates

Nittany Apartments (Residence Halls) Housing Rates

The below rates are for the 2018-19 academic year.

Building Description Bedroom Accommodation Rental Rates  Per Semester
(16 weeks)
Rental Rates Per 2018-19 Academic Year
(32 weeks)
 Nittany 1  2 bedroom apartment  Double Occupancy  $3,309.00 $6,618.00
 Single Occupancy  $3,972.00  $7,944.00
 Nittany 2, 3, and 4  3 bedroom apartment  Double Occupancy  $3,309.00  $6,618.00
 Single Occupancy  $3,972.00  $7,944.00
 Nittany 5  3 bedroom,
green-living apartment
 Double Occupancy  $3,375.00  $6,750.00
 Single Occupancy  $4,050.00  $8,100.00

Rental rates include:

  • Electric
  • Water
  • Sewer
  • Trash removal
  • Basic Comcast cable
  • Full internet access (wireless included)

Paperless Billing

All residents will receive an electronic rental bill at their Penn State email address each semester. Any charges during the semester (late fees, lost key, installment fees, inspection charges, etc.) are also sent electronically.

A statement of your account will be emailed to you after any payment is posted. You may also request a statement at any time by emailing Eva Cresswell at

Important: Housing charges at the Schuylkill campus are not included in your tuition bill.

Accepted Methods of Payment

Pay by check or money order:

You can mail your check or money order made payable to:

Schuylkill Campus Advisory Board
200 University Drive
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

Or bring your check or money order to campus and drop it at 204 Business Services Building.

Pay by phone:

You can also call to pay by debit or credit card with no fees charged. 

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Pay with financial aid funds:

Once your tuition and fees are paid in full, any remaining financial aid funds may be applied to your rental bill.

Please note that your signed authorization is required to apply financial aid to your rental bill. Details will be included in your electronic bill.

Optional Meal Plan

The Hidden Stream Café offers an optional meal plan.

Students are not required to purchase the meal plan because the Nittany Apartments are equipped with full-size kitchens.