Monthly Archives: January 2013

Transfer 101: Transferring Credits To Penn State

So, you’ve figured out the basics about transferring to Penn State, and you’ve determined whether or not you are able to transfer to the University Park campus. Next up, how will the credits that you’ve taken elsewhere transfer to Penn … Continue reading

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Parent Blog: Top 10 Reasons to Choose Penn State

Tracy Riegel is the parent of two Penn State students and a contributor to the We Admit blog. Tracy and her husband, Rick, are both Penn State alumni and members of the the Penn State Parents Program. Here, Tracy shares … Continue reading

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Campuses and the 2+2 plan

After months of waiting, you’ve finally received your admission decision. But, it’s not for University Park. University Park is our most competitive campus for admission and, unfortunately, we don’t have enough space for everyone who selects it as the first … Continue reading

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Parent blog: Next steps for accepted students

Bill Baker is the parent of a Penn State student and a contributor to the We Admit blog. He recently shared his experience attending two of our Accepted Student Programs with his son Andy, now a sophomore at University Park. … Continue reading

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Campus Highlight: Penn State Fayette

Our “Campus Highlight” series allows us to share posts about Penn State campuses, straight from the campuses themselves. In each post, staff and students from the campus answer a few provided questions, so you can learn about what makes each … Continue reading

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MyPennState – What Message is Next?

In our last post on the subject of messages in MyPennState, we gave you some information on what the messages mean after you submit an application. In fact, we took you all the way to the message that lets you … Continue reading

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Campus Highlight: Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Our “Campus Highlight” series allows us to share posts about Penn State campuses, straight from the campuses themselves. In each post, staff and students from the campus answer a few provided questions, so you can learn about what makes each … Continue reading

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FINAL CALL: Schreyer Honors College Applications due January 15

Do you have what it takes to be a Scholar? Well, you won’t know if you don’t submit your application for the Schreyer Honors College! One of the preeminent honors colleges in the country, the Schreyer Honors College offers exceptional … Continue reading

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Transfer 101: Transferring to the University Park Campus

Happy New Year! In my previous post on the subject, I covered the basics of transferring to Penn State. This time, let’s dig in a bit deeper… One of the most common questions that I typically get is some variant … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

After 12 days off, Undergraduate Admissions staff are back and ready to hit the ground running in 2013. We’re ready to resume answering calls and email, processing mail, reviewing applications, and sending out admission decisions. If you sent transcripts or … Continue reading

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