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Spend a Summer Day - July 24, 2018

Join us at Penn State York for a special summer event designed to help you discover the exceptional opportunities available to you when you become a Penn State student. Learn about the admissions process, investigate financial aid options, and tour the campus. Explore the major programs offered at Penn State York as well as our university-wide 2 + 2 program, which affords students the opportunity to start at York and finish at another Penn State campus.

For questions regarding this event, or for registration assistance, please contact the Penn State York office of admissions at 717-771-4040.

The registration period for this event has ended.

Schedule of Events

9:00 AM - 9:50 AM:
Why Penn State? (Information Session)

Find out about the admissions process, including evaluation criteria, application timeline, and steps to accepting an offer of admission to Penn State. Investigate the degree programs offered at Penn State York and the university-wide 2 + 2 program. Discover the exceptional opportunities available to Penn State students!

9:50 AM - 10:40 AM:
How to Pay for College (How to Pay for College)

Piece together the financial aid process puzzle! Discover what steps to take right now and in the months prior to the first day of classes to create a financial aid package that will work for you. Learn about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), scholarships, grants and loans.

10:40 AM - 11:15 AM:
You are Going to Love it Here! (Information Session)

WE ARE all about our students - our goal is to make your time at Penn State York as enjoyable as it is beneficial to your future career!

Learn about student life at Penn State York, including opportunities for involvement in clubs and organizations,  from currently-enrolled students. Find out about the Graham Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Studies, a unique learning, networking, and career-development program, only at Penn State York.  


11:15 AM - 12:00 PM:
Campus Tour (Walking Tour)

Enjoy a walking tour of the beautiful Penn State York campus led by student Lion Ambassadors. We are especially excited to show you our newly renovated Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center, which opened in October of 2016!