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Admissions Events @ Penn State Altoona
Presentation and Tour

Learn about Penn State's multi-campus undergraduate system and what Penn State Altoona has to offer by attending a small group admissions presentation. Following the presentation take a walking campus tour led by a student Lion Ambassador and discover more about Penn State from a student's perspective.  

Appointment

Prospective applicants who meet the criteria defined in the Adult Learner or Transfer Student categories. 

Open House

Penn State Altoona's Open House is a large group event where prospective applicants will learn about Penn State's multi-campus undergraduate system and what Penn State Altoona has to offer.  The program includes an admissions presentation and an overview of other areas of interest to prospective first-year and transfer students.  Take a walking campus tour led by a student Lion Ambassador to discover more about Penn State from a student's perspective.    

Accepted Student Program

Learn more about the many opportunities that await you at Penn State Altoona and prepare you for the next steps as a future Penn Stater. If you haven’t visited with us yet, this is a great opportunity to take a campus walking tour led by one of our student ambassadors, so you may hear all about Penn State from a student’s perspective. Then enjoy lunch or a snack in our Port Sky Café – on us! 

The Accepted Student Program, held in March, provides an opportunity to meet with faculty to learn about majors, honors programs, research opportunities and academic advising. Representatives from departments such as housing and food services, student aid, athletics, education abroad and student life, to name a few, will also be available to answer your questions.  Take a walking campus tour led by a student Lion Ambassador and discover more about Penn State from a student's perspective.