An inside look at Penn State’s admissions process is the subject of tonight’s episode of Penn State President Eric Barron’s “Higher Education in Focus” program being broadcast on WPSU-TV and WPSU-FM.
The episode titled “Taking the Mystery out of Admissions” will air at 8 p.m. on WPSU-TV and WPSU-FM.
Barron’s guests include Clark Brigger, executive director of undergraduate admissions; Mitch Kirsch, associate dean for student affairs for Schreyer Honors College; and Bert McBrayer, associate director of admissions operations. The group will outline the various stages of the University’s admissions process, including rolling admission deadlines, post-application steps and applicant evaluation. Penn State receives more than 60,000 first-year student applications.
Tonight’s broadcast will be archived and available online at wpsu.org/infocus.