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Campus Shenango

Campus Shenango

On the state’s western border, Penn State Shenango combines the quality of Penn State academics with the personal attention of a small campus.

The Lartz Commons is a popular area on campus for students, faculty and staff to socialize and study. The landscaping of the beautiful pedestrian mall was designed by Penn State architecture students. The 15-acre campus is in downtown Sharon, about 90 minutes from Pittsburgh and Erie.

Campus Facts


Privately owned housing is also available close to campus.


462 attend classes here.


Student to teacher ratio of 9:1

Clubs & Organizations

13 Clubs & Organizations


Penn State Shenango offers 6 baccalaureate degrees and 5 associate degrees that can be completed in their entirety at Penn State Shenango. Nearly all of Penn State's more than 275 baccalaureate programs may be started at Penn State Shenango as part of the 2+2 Plan.


Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC)
United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA)

Upcoming Events

Please visit the Penn State World Campus Calendar to view upcoming webinar events.
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Campus Majors

Penn State offers more than 275 majors, with four-year degrees offered at all 20 of our undergraduate campuses.

2+2 Plan

Starting a program at a Commonwealth Campus and completing at University Park. The most common path to a Penn State degree.