How will your story begin? We’re here to help you explore Penn State's degrees and find the one that's the best fit for you.

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From first-year, transfer, and international students to veterans from our Armed Forces and high school students interested in getting a jump on their college career, we have the information you need.

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Our beautiful 105-acre campus is located close to both Pittsburgh International Airport and the cultural offerings of downtown Pittsburgh. Our athletics teams have won national and conference titles. And our small class sizes and award-winning faculty give you the personalized attention you need to succeed.

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Get to know Penn State Beaver at one of our upcoming open houses or application events. Tour the campus, talk to our students, and meet with an admissions counselor about your Penn State options.

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Find out how to get here, where to stay, and what events are happening on campus. 

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With room for 212 students, our traditional-style residence hall is a hub of activity and fun for students who want to live on campus. Find out the top reasons you might want to live there, too.

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Have you been offered admission to Penn State Beaver? Congratulations! Your offer of admission is a big part of your journey, but your job isn't over. Now that you have your offer letter in hand, there are several steps you need to take, starting with accepting the offer.