Starting your Penn State story

Start planning your Penn State experience. With the backing of a globally recognized university and top-ranked academics and career services, we're prepared to help you graduate with confidence. 

Personalized campus visits

Most weekdays 

Meet with an admissions counselor to explore Penn State's 275+ majors, check out campus life, or get help with your application. Plus, it's the perfect time to discover our $3,000 for a 3.0 GPA scholarship program. 

Sign up for your visit


March Application Workshop

March 21 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Expedite your application to Penn State. Meet with an admissions counselor to learn about your options or jump straight into completing your application. 

Register for our March Application Workshop


April Accepted Student Program

April 9 at 10 a.m. 

Congratulations - you're a Penn Stater! Now's the time to plan for your freshman year as you transition from applicant to student. Our success team is excited to celebrate your acceptance to Penn State!  

Register for the April Accepted Student Program


Agriculture and Animal Sciences Open House

April 20 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

The Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences is in the hands-on business of producing the pioneering research, cutting-edge technology, and, most of all, leaders of tomorrow to tackle these challenges head on.

Representatives from the College of Agricultural Sciences will join Penn State Shenango to help students explore the 17 majors and 22 minors in the college, including options to start at the Shenango campus and transition to University Park to complete your degree.

Reserve your seat for the Agriculture and Animal Sciences Open House


Spend a Summer Evening Open House

July 13 at 6 p.m.

In demand majors, unrivaled financial aid packages, top-rated career services, stunning facilities, and a vibrant campus community make the Shenango campus a great place to study. Attending an open house is the first step towards creating your Penn State story.

Space limited: Register for the summer open house


Our visits can be registered for online or by calling 724-983-2803. Penn State reserves the right to alter or cancel any portion of this event at any time and for any reason, including but not limited to shifts in the status of the pandemic or relevant and applicable guidance, or individual participants violating University policy.

Visit our On-Campus Admissions Visit Information page for the most up-to-date operational guidance. 

Penn State encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Student Affairs at 724-983-2836 in advance of your participation or visit.