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 generous scholarship opportunities. 

Sign up for your visit

Spring Open House

February 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Expedite your application to Penn State! Meet with an admissions counselor to learn about your options, financial aid, college life, and jump straight into completing your application. 

Register for our Spring Open House

Explore Nursing at Shenango

March 29 at 6 p.m. 

Learn about our unique nursing options available to both traditional students and adult learners  during this special joint event with Penn State Shenango and the Sharon Regional Medical Center's School of Nursing.

Register for the Nursing Event

Accepted Student Day

April 15 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 Accepted Student Program

Agriculture and Animal Sciences Open House

April 28 at 10 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

Visits can be registered online or by calling 724-983-2803. Penn State reserves the right to alter or cancel any portion of these events at any time and for any reason.

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.