Why does Pennsylvania public Universities expensive and do not give much financial aid?

Update: After financial aid here are my cost for first year: Penn State Main, dorming: $20,000 Temple University, commuting: $10,000 (with merit scholarship) My private schools costs less Boston College, dorming: $7,000 Villanova, dorming: $13,000 College of Holy Cross, dorming: $10,000 I chose to attend Villanova... show more After financial aid here are my cost for first year:
Penn State Main, dorming: $20,000
Temple University, commuting: $10,000 (with merit scholarship)

My private schools costs less
Boston College, dorming: $7,000
Villanova, dorming: $13,000
College of Holy Cross, dorming: $10,000

I chose to attend Villanova because my parents wanted me to stay close by, but I wanted to attend Boston College because it was the best and cheapest school I was admitted.
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