Monthly Archives: April 2013

IM sports at Penn State

I do not consider myself an athletic person. I enjoy the occasional game of badminton, I enjoy swing dancing, and I like rock climbing too. However, I have never played sports. (I was on tee ball for one day!) I … Continue reading

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Campus Highlight: Penn State Beaver

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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How do I defer admission?

As the May 1 decision day approaches, some of you may be making plans to take a year off before college to work, study abroad, or pursue other opportunities during a gap year. In most cases, your acceptance to Penn … Continue reading

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New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is in full swing as members of the Class of 2017 complete placement tests and prepare for visits to their campuses this summer. We asked Helen Xu, an intern in the orientation office and former Undergraduate Admissions student … Continue reading

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Campus Highlight: Penn State Berks

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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Countdown to May 1

Happy April! It’s no April Fools’ joke that the national college decision deadline is just one month away. To help you make the decision, Undergraduate Admissions will be sending out a series of emails from current students and our executive … Continue reading

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