Alert Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Admissions to Penn State Updates 

Will Penn State extend the application deadline date for students impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Penn State has moved our Early Action deadline from November 1, 2020 to November 15, 2020 to accommodate students as they navigate the college admission process during COVID-19. Students are encouraged to submit their application and supplemental materials by the Early Action deadline to receive a decision by December 24.

Applications received after November 15 will be considered through Rolling Admission.

We encourage applicants to reach out to us to discuss their unique circumstances. Students and/or their school counselors can send an email to to ask questions or share concerns, with the Subject Line: Application Concerns. Penn State wishes to support students during this uncertain time.