Penn State students Emerie Stagner, Angel Beverly, Vee Stripnek, and Cole Gibson offer a tour of Penn State Altoona.
Your Penn State Altoona Journey
Navigating your academic path at Penn State Altoona is exciting! Direct route or scenic, we’ll help you every step of the way in reaching your destination.
Welcome to Penn State Altoona
Nearly 2,700 students call Penn State Altoona home. With its 21 degrees, 60+ student clubs, NCAA Division III athletics, and two campus locations, Penn State Altoona is an exciting living and learning community.
The Penn State Altoona Experience
Whether you make Penn State Altoona your home for two or four years, you’ll be part of a supportive community where you can excel in the classroom, build relationships with faculty, and meet some of your best friends.
Asher Carr: Alumni Perspective
Penn State Altoona alum Asher Carr looks back at his time at Penn State Altoona and how it prepared him for success.
2+2 Success Story: Christy Shields
Alum Christy Shields, now a meteorologist with WTAJ-TV in Altoona, PA, shares her experiences as a 2+2 student at Penn State Altoona and University Park.
What to Pack
Penn State Altoona student Ada Basic offers some helpful tips about what to pack for your residence hall room.
Penn State Altoona Campus
Join our students as they walk to and from class and spend time hanging out on Penn State Altoona's beautiful Ivyside campus.
The World is Blue and White
A video highlighting the reach of Penn State, with over 700,000 alumni worldwide.