Undergraduate Admission

Run the Future

Get started on running your future by joining a globally recognized university that ranks among the nation’s best for setting graduates up for greater career potential. Pursue your individual passions within a culture that takes pride in shared success and an academic community that will connect you to the research and expertise you need. And when you’re ready to graduate, join a network of Penn Staters that spans the globe, willing to open doors to a lifetime of opportunity.


Undergraduate campuses across the state, plus our online Penn State World Campus.


Undergraduate students across all campus locations.

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Penn State students are the first in their families to attend college.

Start Planning Your Penn State Experience

Your Penn State education reaches far beyond the classroom—find your niche with clubs and organizations, launch your business idea, or participate in the largest student-run philanthropy in the world. Keep exploring the experiences and opportunities you’ll find as part of the Penn State community.

Resources For

First-Year Students


International Students


Transfer Students


Adult Students