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bursar.psu.edu: Office of the Bursar |

Office at Penn State responsible for billing student tuition accounts.

Page load speed analysis

  • 67/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    252 ms

  • Resources loaded

    724 ms

  • Page rendered

    217 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.2 sec

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We analyzed Bursar.psu.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 252 ms and then it took 941 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 29.7 kB
    Images 167.6 kB
    Javascripts 313.5 kB
    CSS 30.9 kB

    In fact, the total size of Bursar.psu.edu main page is 541.7 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 313.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 29.7 kB
    • After minification 26.9 kB
    • After compression 7.4 kB

    HTML optimization

    HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 22.3 kB or 75% of the original size.

    • Original 167.6 kB
    • After optimization 164.0 kB

    Image optimization

    Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Bursar Psu images are well optimized though.

    • Original 313.5 kB
    • After minification 260.0 kB
    • After compression 85.4 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 228.1 kB or 73% of the original size.

    • Original 30.9 kB
    • After minification 22.9 kB
    • After compression 5.0 kB

    CSS optimization

    CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Bursar.psu.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 25.9 kB or 84% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • bursar.psu.edu
  • main.css
  • jquery-1.3.2.js
  • jquery.tools.min.js
  • flowplayer-3.2.9.min.js
  • hover_intent.js
  • questionForm.js
  • formValidation.js
  • ga.js
  • facebook-logo-small.jpg
  • logo_penn_state.jpg
  • logo_office_of_the_bursar.jpg
  • icon_search.jpg
  • bg_button_blue.jpg
  • arrow_nav_unactive.png
  • static_welcome_4.jpg
  • academic_calendar.jpg
  • section_divider.jpg
  • icon_video.jpg
  • __utm.gif
  • __utm.gif
  • bg_button_orange.jpg
  • icon_dates.jpg
  • icon_topics.jpg
  • icon_nav_external.png
  • icon_faq.jpg
  • faq_plus.png
  • icon_offices.jpg
  • bg_related_office_aid.jpg
  • bg_related_office_loans.jpg
  • bg_related_office_housing.jpg
  • bg_related_office_admissions.jpg
  • bg_related_office_graduate.jpg
  • bg_related_office_registrar.jpg
  • contact_us.png
  • print.css

Our browser made a total of 36 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 92% of them (33 requests) were addressed to the original Bursar.psu.edu, 8% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (320 ms) belongs to the original domain Bursar.psu.edu.

Additional info on bursar.psu.edu

Requests

The browser has sent 35 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Bursar Psu. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 7 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

7

Javascripts

26

Images

2

CSS

35

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

18

Images

2

CSS

14

Optimized

21

All

Normal result

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Bursar.psu.edu. This is the best domain hosting practice .

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IP Trace

bursar.psu.edu

146.186.144.100

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

bursar.psu.edu

146.186.144.100 119
NS

bursar.psu.edu

psu-ns.acns.msu.edu 21599
NS

bursar.psu.edu

ns1.psu.edu 21599
NS

bursar.psu.edu

ns2.psu.edu 21599
SOA

bursar.psu.edu

21599 Mname: ns1.psu.edu
Rname: hostmaster.psu.edu
Serial: 490290530
Refresh: 43200
Retry: 5400
Expire: 1209600
Minimum-ttl: 3600

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Bursar.psu.edu can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Bursar.psu.edu main page’s claimed encoding is utf-8. Use of this encoding format is the best practice as the main page visitors from all over the world won’t have any issues with symbol transcription.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Bursar.psu.edu has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 38% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Bursar.psu.edu that their server is also located in United States, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

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Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Bursar Psu. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks:

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