University-operated housing is available for 316 students; privately owned off-campus housing is also available.Students
"It felt like home, and everyone treated each other like family. There was no one that I didn't know or didn't see."
- Shekira Piard, Penn State Schuylkill student
Penn State Schuylkill’s tree-lined mall and broad lawns provide an ideal setting for student activities and athletics. For students who treasure the outdoors, the famous Hawk Mountain Sanctuary and recreational possibilities of the Pocono Mountains are nearby. Students enjoy the historic buildings equipped with the latest learning technology.
Located near Schuylkill Haven in the Blue Mountains of east central Pennsylvania, Penn State Schuylkill is within a two- to three-hour drive to major cities such as Philadelphia, New York, and Washington, D.C.