With access to expert faculty, research opportunities, and a global network of more than 725,000 alumni, the experiences and knowledge gained at Penn State Altoona will form the foundation for the life you want to build.
Penn State Day Fall Open House
Saturday, October 8, 2022
Penn State Altoona is a great place to start your Penn State journey. Student success is our number one priority, not only during your time at Altoona but wherever your future takes you. Please join our Admissions team, staff, and students for our Penn State Day.
Whether you’re visiting in-person or virtually, we’re excited to welcome you to Penn State Altoona! Please note that on-campus visits are available on a limited basis and will follow the necessary safety precautions. Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate any walk-in visitors at this time.
Penn State reserves the right to alter or cancel any portion of the events listed on this page at any time and for any reason, including but not limited to shifts in the status of the pandemic or relevant and applicable guidance, or individual participants violating University policy.
Opportunities and Involvement
Penn State Altoona offers you many out-of-class experiences, with research, internships, and study abroad opportunities; clubs and organizations; and recreational activities including NCAA Division III varsity athletics, club sports, fitness classes, and more!
Information for School Counselors
School counselors play an important role in the application process, and Penn State Altoona hopes to make things as simple as possible for you and your students.