Student Life

Nittany lion posing with flowers

The photos, facts, and stories are all great, but nothing replaces an actual campus visit. Choose the visitation experience that's right for you and get to know Penn State Altoona!

Sheetz Family Health Center

Our accredited Health and Wellness Center offers numerous resources including health services, health education, counseling and psychological services, and student disability resources. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is available to make your college experience a healthy and rewarding one.

Students in residence hall common area

Whether you choose to live in one of our four on-campus residence halls or in nearby off-campus housing, you’ll be sure to find a living environment that’s right for you.

University Police Vehicle

University Police at Penn State Altoona is responsible for the protection of and service to its students, faculty, staff and employees. University Police provides around-the-clock protection to ensure the safety of all members of the Penn State Altoona community.