Monthly Archives: November 2013

Can I still apply after November 30?

It’s hard to believe three full months have passed since our application for Summer and Fall 2014 became available on September 1 — yet it’s true, November 30 is here! November 30 is our priority filing date. What does this … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

While Penn State students have traveled home for the Thanksgiving break, making campus a little quieter than usual, things are as busy as ever here in Undergraduate Admissions! We are processing transcripts, test scores, and applications as fast as we … Continue reading

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Spend A Fall Day 2013

This post comes to you from Jason Ramesar, Sr. Coordinator of Marketing/Recruitment & Multicultural Affairs here at Penn State. Spend A Fall Day 2013 was an exciting and fun experience for the prospective high school students who attended the event … Continue reading

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Campus Highlight: Penn State York

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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Welcome to Hockey Valley

That’s the message greeting visitors to the Pegula Ice Arena, Penn State’s newest sports facility and home to our Division I men’s and women’s ice hockey teams. The arena is located next door to the Undergraduate Admissions Office and our … Continue reading

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“I keep checking MyPennState…”

We hear this a lot from students (and parents). They tell us they keep checking MyPennState but it has had the same message for weeks. Or, they’ll tell us they sent their transcripts at the beginning of the week but … Continue reading

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With 20 campuses, how do you choose?

A great question – and one we get a lot. The good news – and the bad news – is that there are a lot of ways students decide on their Penn State campus. Some choose to attend a campus … Continue reading

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FAQ: When will I get my decision?

You’ve finally settled on the sixth draft of your personal statement, have requested your transcripts and test scores to be sent, and just hit submit on the online application. Great! The bulk of your work is over. And now you … Continue reading

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November 30: One month left!

Happy November! As you might have seen yesterday, the Undergraduate Admissions Office had some fun celebrating Halloween. But, now it’s time for us to get back to work processing transcripts and working with high school students around the country to … Continue reading

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