Yes, Penn State does provide a range affordable housing for students. There are a vast scope of on-campus housing options, and resources to help students find off-campus housing within their budget. For students in crisis or in need of financial assistance, the University has a generous Student Emergency Fund. Funds are typically used to address acute financial stress, covering rent or temporary housing, along with other essential needs. 96% of Pennsylvanians live within 30 miles of a Penn State location providing the opportunity for Pennsylvania students to remain in their home communities.