Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Halloween from Undergraduate Admissions!

Happy Halloween! Not only do we use Halloween as a way to raise money for United Way by wearing costumes, but we parade around the office to show off our creativity – and collect candy, of course! This year, our … Continue reading

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High School Visits – are they worth missing class?

You see the posters, get the emails, read the announcements – colleges are coming to visit students at your school. And while every college visit may not be for you, how do you decide which ones to attend? What do … Continue reading

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On the Road Again

If you walk through the admissions office at any college during the month of October, you’ll likely see a lot of empty offices. Penn State is no exception as  many of our admissions counselors are on the road visiting high … Continue reading

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International Students and Penn State Campuses

I’m Lindsay, an Undergraduate Admissions Counselor and proud alumnus of Penn State! About this time, many of you find yourself thinking, “It’s hard to believe I’m already applying for college!”  But what a sensational time in your life! You have … Continue reading

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International Students Studying in the U.S.

Are you an international student who is currently studying or who has previously studied in the United States?  Here are a few tips to help you with your application to Penn State. Did you know that Penn State might be … Continue reading

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Did My Official Test Scores Arrive Yet?

One of the requirements of your application to Penn State as a traditional first-year student is to submit your official SAT or ACT scores. Since they come directly from the testing service – which means you can’t include them with your … Continue reading

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