Alert Date to Accept Offers of Admission Extended to May 15

Penn State will extend its offer acceptance deadline from May 1 to May 15, 2024, for incoming first-year students enrolling in the summer or fall 2024 terms.
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Penn State Harrisburg Multicultural Recruitment and Community Affairs

Our objective is to create a dynamic, multicultural student body at Penn State Harrisburg and to serve the greater Penn State community.


We work with school counselors, churches, and other organizations to make information and programs available to low income, first-generation college goers, and others in need of support in accessing a college education.

Workshops for students and parents cover topics on preparing for college and financing a college education. These programs may be custom designed for students from middle school through senior high. Students are invited to campus for tours, to meet with faculty, and to interact with currently enrolled students, including members of the Multicultural Recruitment Team.


Multicultural Recruitment and Community Affairs
Penn State Harrisburg
777 West Harrisburg Pike
Swatara Building
Middletown, PA 17057
P: 717-948-6297


Cynthia L. Daniels
Associate Director


Damian J. Fernandez Educational Equity Scholarship

$100,000 educational equity scholarship honors former Abington chancellor.

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Students and parents share their experience becoming part of the Penn State community.

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Ellen DeGeneres scholarship recipient finds new home at Penn State Scranton

Melick Lubin, Penn State Scranton, Corporate Communication

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When you get involved on campus, get involved in things that are orientated around your academic interests so it becomes a form of engaged scholarship

Brian Davis, Penn State alumnus, class of 2018

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