Author Archives: Kim Emigh

Get ready to Spend a Summer Day

Ahhh, the end of the school year is near! We know you are so busy with your end-of-year commitments that you may not even have time to think about what comes after, but let us remind you: SUMMER VACATION! We … Continue reading

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What does my admissions decision mean?

The wait is over for many applicants as we send out decisions this week to students whose applications were complete by November 30. We dug back into the archives for this post on what your decision means: Many of you … Continue reading

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We’re back!

Hello 2015! Undergraduate Admissions is back in the office and ready to keep reviewing applications, answering questions, and processing documents. We have been off for almost 2 weeks, so we ask you to give us some time to start answering … Continue reading

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Closed for the holidays …

Happy Holidays! The Undergraduate Admissions Office will be closed from Wednesday, December 24 through Sunday, January 4. We will be available at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 5. Since the office is closed, we will not be processing documents, sharing … Continue reading

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The end of November is near …

We are rapidly approaching our priority filing deadline for first-year domestic students: November 30. Those students who submit a complete application by this date have their best chance of admission to their first choice campus and/or major. But what do … Continue reading

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Happy, happy Thanksgiving!

We have much to be thankful for at the Undergraduate Admissions Office. Not only are we watching a new class of students enjoying their first semester at Penn State, but we are busy working on thousands of applications from prospective … Continue reading

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Happy November!

There is no denying it—at least in central Pennsylvania, there isn’t. Fall is here, and the weather is getting colder. But the ushering in of November turns the heat up on the college admissions process. At Penn State, it marks … Continue reading

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SAT Registration Deadline is Approaching!

One of the application requirements for all first-year students–domestic and international–is the SAT or ACT. Many of you have already sent us your scores to complete your application, but there is still time to get in one more examination prior … Continue reading

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Fall Teams Off to a Successful Start

Cheering on the Nittany Lions is one of the best parts of the fall in State College … and there is no shortage of successful teams to support! Our student-athletes are off to a great start this fall – here … Continue reading

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The Penn State Application is ready – are you?

If so, you can apply now! Take the first step in joining the over 21,000 students University-wide that accepted their Penn State offer for summer/fall 2014. We are excited to have such great students at our campuses across the state, … Continue reading

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