Visit Us

Tour our tree-lined campus either virtually or in person to learn more about our 275+ degrees, our champion athletics teams, and the personalized attention our students get in the classroom. Our close proximity to Pittsburgh offers a variety of entertainment options while you're here.

Future students and their parents go on a tour of campus.

Admissions Events and Campus Visits

Whether you come for a scheduled event or want to meet one-on-one with a counselor, visiting campus will let you walk our tree-lined paths, see our classrooms, talk to our students, and learn more about us. If you can't make it to campus, we're available to meet with you online. Either way, we'll waive your application fee for visiting us.

campus sign with Brodhead Cultural Center in the background

Plan your visit

Check these links for information on how to find us, where to park, and where to stay while you're here.

A trolley goes down the Duquesne Incline. In the distance is Pittsburgh's Golden Triangle.

Experience Pittsburgh

The city of Pittsburgh is a short, 40-minute drive from Penn State Beaver. Downtown shuttles are offered for resident students who want to explore the city, and the Student Activities Office plans group outings downtown throughout the academic year.

leaves and a stream bed at Raccoon Creek State Park

Outdoor activities

Western Pennsylvania is filled with parks and trails for hiking, biking, fishing, and camping. Here's a sampling of what you can find in the area.

Inside PNC Park during a Pirates game

Sports teams

If taking in a major sporting event is more your style, Pittsburgh has the following hockey, baseball, soccer, and football teams.