Ready to start your Penn State story? Learn more about admission requirements, important dates, and other information to get you ready to apply.
Review the basic requirements for two-year and four-year degrees, as well as the additional requirements for special programs.
Follow these steps to complete your Penn State application.
Learn about the review process and what happens after you submit your application to Penn State.
Find out when you should apply and when you can expect a decision.
Compare your high school record with the academic credentials of our incoming first-year class and get a look at the University’s enrollment statistics.
Frequently asked questions regarding Penn State's new Early Action filing deadline.
MyPennState is the account that will help you manage all of your interactions with Penn State Admissions throughout the application process.
Information about Penn State's use of a Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) as part of the application.
Access the application for admission in MyPennState.
Information about Penn State's participation in the Common Application.
Information about Penn State's participation in the Coalition application.
Penn State accepts online applications through the MyPennState Application, the Common Application, or the Coalition Application.