Visit Us

As a prospective student, you have several options to visit our campus depending on what type of experience you are looking for and what type of information you hope to learn.

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On-Campus Visits and Tour

Discover Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus with an On-Campus Visit and Tour. We understand that the college search can be challenging, so we are committed to offering you the opportunity to experience our beautiful campus and community for yourself.

Penn State Fayette is now offering on-campus visit opportunities, giving you the chance to speak directly with an admissions or financial aid team member and tour the academic buildings and campus facilities. Families should register in advance for these visits online.

Parking and Arrival Instructions for On-Campus Visits

  1. When you arrive on our campus, please park in the Visitor’s parking lot on the right across from the Eberly Building. See our campus map for more information, and click onto “Parking” and check “Visitors” for the location of the parking lot.
  2. Proceed to the entrance of the Eberly Building (across from the Visitor’s lot) and proceed to the Admission office 110 Eberly. 
  3. Please arrive no more than 10 minutes before your scheduled tour time.

If you or your family have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office [email protected] or call 724-430-4130.

Health policy

Attendance at any public event involves certain unavoidable risks such as exposure to or infection by transmissible diseases, viruses, and other illnesses (including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and its variants). Your presence at events or programs hosted by The Pennsylvania State University indicates your assumption of any and all such risk as well as your agreement to adhere to all University policies including, but not limited to, those intended to mitigate the spread of transmissible illnesses. As a member of our community or guest, it is your responsibility to practice basic health, safety, and sanitation measures. The University prohibits your attendance if you are symptomatic of any commonly spread transmissible illness.

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Virtual Appointments

Students and families can connect with an admissions counselor to discuss questions related to the application or enrollment process. An admissions counselor will connect with you virtually and will discuss next steps and additional resources available to help you join the Penn State community.

To schedule a virtual visit, call 724-430-4130 or email [email protected]

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Become a Penn Stater

Congratulations on taking the first step to become a Penn State student! From first-year, transfer, and international applicants to veterans from our Armed Forces, adult learners, and high school students interested in getting a jump on their college career, we have the information you need.

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Academics

Explore 11 four-year baccalaureate degree programs and 5 two-year degree programs that can be completed entirely at the Penn State Fayette campus. Choose the 2+2 plan to begin the first two years of any of Penn State’s 275+ majors at the Fayette campus before completing the final two years at another Penn State Campus.

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Financial Aid

Approximately 90% of our students receive some form of financial aid. For those that qualify, the average total financial aid award is typically more than half the cost of tuition.

All first-year applicants are automatically considered for Penn State Fayette campus scholarships when they apply by the Scholarship Priority Deadline of February 1. These campus-based scholarships are merit scholarships based on an applicant’s previous accomplishments.

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Outstanding Athletics

We offer twelve varsity intercollegiate athletic teams, numerous club sports, and several opportunities for involvement at the intramural level. There's also the free Fitness Center and open gym time to keep you active. 

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Campus Happenings

Along the way, you'll also have access to many opportunities that help make Penn State Fayette a dynamic institution that is enriched by broad culture and social and community connections.