Write your own success story

With 14 in-demand academic programs, Penn State Fayette empowers you to earn a degree and build a career you're passionate about. 

Here, your education is about creating a future you love.

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Earn a degree that speaks to you

Penn State Fayette offers nine baccalaureate and five associate degree programs that can be started and finished at the campus. For students looking for a program not offered at the Fayette campus, we offer the first two years of study for 275+ majors that can be completed at another Penn State location.

Whether you're interested in a four-year baccalaureate degree, or a two-year associate degree, we have award-winning faculty whose expertise will guide you along your journey to a fulfilling career. 

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Your journey starts here—but can transition anywhere

Penn State has over 20 campuses throughout Pennsylvania, which gives you the freedom to live and learn in an environment that suits you best. Spend your first two years at Penn State Fayette and transition to another for your remaining two years with the 2+2 plan. 

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Become a recognized champion

Interested in athletics? Penn State Fayette offers intercollegiate men's and women's sports with a reputation for success. Our athletes have been recognized at the highest individual level, winning United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) national Player of the Year and Student-Athlete of the Year awards.

But we're not only focused on the court—our student athletes also find recognition in the classroom. The Student Athletes Graduate and Excel (SAGE) program offers academic coaching for students, ensuring their success and emotional well-being. The cumulative student-athlete grade-point average (GPA) is consistently above 3.2, representing Fayette’s commitment to excellence on the field and in the classroom.

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All the excitement of a big school

Small doesn’t mean fewer options. At Penn State Fayette, your student activities calendar will be packed full of exciting events both on and off campus!

Enjoy activities such as whitewater rafting, live theatre productions, and even trips to amusement parks, allowing you to enjoy the full college experience.

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Discover your creative outlet

With more than fifteen clubs and student-run organizations to choose from, you can build a resume and make connections based on interests that speak to you.

Become a leader and advocate for change within the Student Government Association. Find your creative outlet inside The Eberly Music Performance Organization. Escape into the great outdoors and plan trips with the Outing and Adventure Club. Make a difference and join THON, the world’s largest student-run philanthropy, and take a stand against childhood cancer.

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Schedule a visit today

There's a place for everyone at Penn State Fayette. Our faculty and staff are here to support students as they earn their degree and move onto successful careers.

If you're interested in learning more, touring our campus, and picturing yourself as a student here, set up an appointment today. Call 724-430-4130 or email us at [email protected] to schedule a visit. 

We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!