MyPennState is the account that will help you manage all of your interactions with Penn State Admissions throughout the application process.
Your MyPennState profile will the primary place Undergraduate Admissions will share information as you move through the admissions process. When to create your MyPennState profile depends which of our three application methods you intend to us to apply to Penn State.
|Application Method||MyPennState Profile Creation|
|MyPennState||If you intend to apply using the Penn State Undergraduate Admissions application, we encourage you to go ahead and create your profile and access the application directly.|
|The Coalition Application||Applicants applying through the Coaliton Application should submit the Coalition application and wait to receive instruction via email regarding next steps in application process. You do not need to create a MyPennState profile until you receive instructions to do so.|
|The Common Application||Applicants applying through the Common Application should submit the Common application and wait to receive instruction via email regarding next steps in application process. You do not need to create a MyPennState profile until you receive instructions to do so.|
Once you have submitted your application, you can utilize your MyPennState profile to check the status of your application, review your checklist of required application materials, learn more about your program and campus selections, and ultimately receive your admissions decision.
Monitoring your MyPennState profile is important and will allow you to have the most recent information about your application.