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Spring Open House - April 5, 2014

WE ARE PENN STATE! ARE YOU? If you are interested in becoming a Penn State student, you won't want to miss this important event at Penn State York! Learn about the admissions process, meet our faculty and students, 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. Lunch is provided, including ice cream from Penn State's famous Berkey Creamery.

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

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Schedule of Events
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM:
  Admissions Presentation (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 - 10:45 AM:
  Panel Discussion with Staff and Students (Panel Discussion)

Listen to faculty members and current students as they discuss their programs, goals, and experiences at Penn State York. Interact with panel participants in a question and answer session.

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM:
  Campus Tour (Walking Tour)

Enjoy a walking tour of the beautiful Penn State York campus led by student Lion Ambassadors.

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM:
  Complimentary Lunch and Student Activity/Information Fair (Complimentary Lunch)

Let us treat you to lunch in our Lion's Den Cafeteria! When you have finished your meal, take time to talk to representatives from the many student activities and clubs available to Penn State students at the York campus.

Please note: although we try to be sensitive to many common dietary restrictions in the planning of our complimentary lunch menu, if you, or a member of your family require(s) special menu consideration, we suggest that you bring lunch items with you suitable for that person, in case our options do not meet his/her particular nutritional requirements.

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM:
  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 Federal Application for Student Aid (FAFSA), scholarships, grants and loans.

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM:
  Ten Tips Every College-bound Student NEEDS to Know! (Academic Area of Interest Information Session)

Find out about ten tips that will help you succeed in all areas of college life! 

1:15 PM - 1:45 PM:
  Academic Resource Fair (Academic Resource Fair)

Talk to faculty and staff in the degree programs that you are interested in exploring. Representatives from majors offered at Penn State York and University Park will be available to answer your questions.

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