If you are an armed forces veteran, a transfer student, or an adult with some or no college credits, attend our virtual open house for all the information and direction you need to earn a Penn State degree on November 4!
Thursday, November 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Learn more about our accredited Bachelor of Science and Art degrees in: Criminal Justice, Human Development and Family Studies, Psychology and Corporate Communications
Plans for Penn State’s Spring 2021 semester, announced Oct. 4, include a later start in January; continuation of the current flexible instructional modes, including in-person; the elimination of spring break; and completion of instruction for all undergraduate and graduate students by April 30. The University will maintain its observance of Martin Luther King Jr. day on Jan. 18 for students and faculty, when no classes will be held and Dr. King’s legacy will be celebrated through a number of virtual events.
Penn State Commonwealth Campuses Beaver, Brandywine, DuBois, Fayette, Greater Allegheny, Hazleton, Lehigh Valley, Mont Alto, New Kensington, Scranton, Schuylkill, Shenango, Wilkes-Barre and York will follow national movement among small conferences and push basketball competition to the spring semester due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Penn State has updated its public COVID-19 dashboard with the University's on-demand testing and random testing results from tests administered during the period of Sept. 25 to 27, as well as new University testing results from the prior week.
The Penn State Fayette and United Bank 4.0 Club was established in 2011 to recognize students from 15 local high schools who have completed their sophomore, junior or senior years with a cumulative grade-point average of 4.0 or higher.
Penn State has launched an integrated effort to remind faculty, staff and students at all campuses and in adjacent communities of the importance of doing their part to limit the spread of COVID-19. “Mask Up or Pack Up” is a research-based campaign that is also launched in State College to create a seamless message for students and other members of the community.