Physician Assistant Interview Information

Congratulations on being offered an interview for the MHS: Physician Assistant Program at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania! 

This page has been developed to provide interviewees with the information they need to be successful at their interview. 

Interview Dates and Times

  • For morning interviews we ask candidates to arrive between 7:30 am and 7:45 am to register.  Morning interviews will be complete by 12:30pm.
  • For afternoon interviews we ask candidates to arrive between 12:45pm and 1:00pm to register.  Afternoon interviews will be complete by 5:00pm.
  • All Interviews will take place in the Medical Health Professions Building (Building Number 3 on the Campus Map) located on Railroad Street of the Main Campus of Lock Haven University, Lock Haven PA 17745.  See Campus Map Below
  • Please park in the lot immediately in front of the Medical Health Professions Building.  At registration you will receive a parking pass that must be placed on your dashboard while you are on campus.

 

 Interview Schedule

Student Registration and Photos to be taken

Faculty and Staff Introductions

General Program Information

Information About All Four Campus Locations and Instructional Delivery

Students Write a Short Essay About a Professional Scenario

Students Complete a Short, Computer-based Test of Basic Science Knowledge

Student Interviews with Faculty, Staff and Current PA Students or PA Alumni

Opportunity to Ask Questions of Current Students and Alumni

Student Guided Tours of the Facilities

 

Make a map to LHU  

For GPS purposes use the address: 432 Railroad Street, Lock Haven, PA 17745

 

Campus Map 

The Medical Health Professions Building is building number 3 on the campus map.

 

Local Airports

Lock Haven is not serviced by its own Airport.  The two closest airports are both located within 35 miles of Lock Haven.

The Williamsport Regional Airport is located 32 miles (42 minutes) East of Lock Haven and is serviced by US Airways. 

The University Park Airport is located in State College PA and is 32 miles (50 Minutes) Southwest of Lock Haven and is services by Delta, United, and US Airways.

 

Rental Cars

Rental Cars are availble at both the Williamsport Regional University Park Airports.
Williamsport Regional Airport offers Avis, Budget, and Hertz

University Park Airport offers Alamo/National, Avis, and Hertz

 

Area Lodging

Best Western(1.5 miles from LHU) East Walnut Street, Lock Haven

Comfort Inn(9 miles from LHU)I-80 & Route 64, Lamar

Fairfield Inn & Suites(1 block from LHU) 50 Spring Street, Lock Haven

Hampton Inn & Suites(9 miles from LHU) I-80 & Route 64, Lamar

 

Directions

PA Interstate 80

From Route 80, exit 178, turn north onto Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

Northwestern Pennsylvania

Interstate 79 South to 80 East. From Route 80, exit 178, turn north onto Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

Southwestern Pennsylvania

Route 22 East to I-99 to I-80 East. From Route 80, exit 178, turn north onto Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

South-central Pennsylvania

Route 11-15 North to Interstate 80 West to Lock Haven, exit 178 or Interstate 83 North to Interstate 81 South to 11-15 North to 15 North to Interstate 80 West to Lock Haven. From Route 80, exit 178, turn north onto Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

Southeastern Pennsylvania

61 North (toward Hazelton) to 81 North to Interstate 80 West to Lock Haven, exit 178 (formerly exit 26). From Route 80, exit 178 turn north onto Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

From Philadelphia Turnpike to Northeast Extension, North to Interstate 80 West to Lock Haven. From Route 80, exit 178 turn north onto Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

Northeastern Pennsylvania

Interstate 81 South to 80 West, to Lock Haven. From Route 80, exit 178 turn north on Route 220. Travel Route 220 north approximately eight miles to the Lock Haven exit. Turn left (west) on Route 120 (Jay Street). Continue straight through two traffic lights, to the stop sign at Jay and Water Streets. Turn left onto Water Street, following signs for Route 120 West. Travel approximately one mile to the Lock Haven campus. Just after the railroad tracks take a left onto Railroad Street.  Pass the Parsons Union Building, the Student Recreation Center and turn right into the parking lot of the Medical Health Professions Building.

 

Questions or For More Information

If you have any questions about the interviews do not hesitate to contact:

Lori Beers, Administrative Assistant PA Program  Lbeers@lhup.edu  570-484-2929

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