Author Archives: Jenna Spinelle

Student Post: Summer Internships

This summer, thousands of Penn Staters are completing internships to gain valuable experience that will supplement what they learn in the classroom during the school year. Yari Acquino, one of our Lion Life interns last semester, is interning at a … Continue reading

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Welcoming #psu2019

The months of March and April are some of the most exciting for us here in Undergraduate Admissions as we hear from students who are accepting their offers of admission. We are holding accepted student programs at all of our … Continue reading

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Penn State in Hong Kong

While some Penn Staters spent spring  break on the beach or relaxing at home, a group of students from the College of Communications traveled to Hong Kong as part of an international reporting class. While there, they met with college … Continue reading

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All About New Student Orientation

As we get closer to May 1, more and more students are accepting their offers of admission and beginning the New Student Orientation process. Here’s what you can expect from NSO: When you accept your offer of admission, the NSO … Continue reading

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Applying for Financial Aid

With admission decisions on the streets for summer and fall 2015, now is a great time to think about financial aid. Our colleagues in the Office of Student Aid took the time to put together some helpful hints for navigating … Continue reading

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Intern Post: THON 101

Penn State’s Dance Marathon, better known as THON, is just a few days away! This weekend, thousands of students will fill the Bryce Jordan Center to spend 46 hours on their feet in support of pediatric cancer research through the … Continue reading

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Attend an accepted student program!

Now that the majority of our admission decisions have been released, it’s time to focus on the next steps on the path to becoming a Penn Stater. We know this is an exciting time for students as they weigh their … Continue reading

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Schreyer Honors College application deadline

The deadline to apply to Penn State’s Schreyer Honors College is just around the corner on January 15. Schreyer is one of the best college honors programs in the country, and it’s open to students at all of Penn State’s … Continue reading

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Visit Penn State this Spring!

With just a few weeks left in 2014, University Park campus visits for the spring semester (January-early May) went live on our website today. This includes prospective student visits, accepted student programs, and events for transfer and change of campus … Continue reading

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What happens to your application once it’s submitted?

Our colleague Day did a great job of answering that question last year, complete with photos as the applications move through our office – check it out! Remember that it can take a week or more for documents to be … Continue reading

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