Monthly Archives: August 2013

Welcome Week

It’s happening. First-year students and their families are prepping to embark on the first big step in the Penn State adventure – moving in! Most students and families have already dealt with packing lists and health forms, but what happens … Continue reading

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Campus Highlight: Penn State Abington

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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Admissions FAQ: Choosing Your Campus

As much as we in Undergraduate Admissions try to dispel the myths out there regarding Penn State and the application process, there are a few that we just can’t seem to shake. One of them is the notion that if … Continue reading

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The World Language Requirement – what you need to know

As you are researching schools in preparation to apply this fall, you no doubt have spent a lot of time looking at each school’s admissions requirements. English, math, science … all the basics are covered, but are you a little … Continue reading

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We want to get to know YOU: Essays on the application

As the open date for our Fall 2014 application approaches (September 1!), many of our interested applicants are starting to think about preparing for the online application. One of the questions we get most often is “What are your essay … Continue reading

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Application for Fall 2014

This is just a quick reminder that the application for Fall 2014 will open on September 1, 2013. Create a MyPennState profile to get a head start on the application process. Once you’re ready to apply, all the information you … Continue reading

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