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Tour our campus — located just 45 miles from Penn State's University Park location — to learn more about 160+ majors, scholarships, and NCAA Division III athletics at a top-ranked research University. Application fee waived when you visit the campus before applying!

Presidents' Day - You're Invited

Wear your red, white, and blue and celebrate President’s Day with Penn State Altoona! Join us for an interactive President’s Day presentation by one of our history faculty members. Your visit will also provide you with the opportunity to attend an admissions presentation, attend a panel on out-of-classroom learning opportunities, attend a student panel, go on a walking tour of the campus led by a student tour guide, and have lunch in our Port Sky Café.

Student Tour around the Reflecting Pond

For Prospective Students

Visit us on a Monday or Friday to learn all about what Penn State Altoona has to offer to you. You’ll be part of a group admissions presentation and go on 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!

A first-year student and his family celebrate move-in day

For Accepted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Penn State Altoona!

Join us on a Monday or Friday to 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!

Res Hall workers pose during convocation

Have a group of 10 or more students interested in visiting campus? Sounds like a Large Group Visit might be right for you! Register now!