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Save some cash! Students applying to Penn State York can save $50 by visiting the Penn State York campus prior to submitting their application to the University. 

We offer a variety of opportunities for you to visit our campus and learn what Penn State York has to offer. You can choose between a presentation and tour during the week and an open house event on a Saturday morning, or do both. We also offer other special events periodically though the year. You are welcome to attend multiple events. Select an event category below to set up your visit. We look forward to meeting you!


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Presentation and Tour

Schedule a visit to Penn State York on Mondays at 3:00 p.m. or Fridays at 10:30 a.m. to learn about the many advantages of becoming a Penn State student! A campus visit includes an admissions presentation and campus walking tour, and lasts approximately one hour and thirty minutes.

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Adult Student Information Night

If you are an adult learner* interested in exploring available educational opportunities, plan to visit Penn State York in the evening, for one of our monthly Adult Student Information Nights. Whether you want to start or finish a degree program, earn a certificate, or take a class or two as a non-degree student, you will learn about the admissions process, online course offerings, accelerated degree programs, financial aid options, and the support services available to you at Penn State York.

This one hour and 30 minute program, includes an information session and campus tour. Information nights are scheduled for September 10, October 15, and November 19.

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Learn more about becoming an adult student at Penn State York.

*You are considered an adult student if you meet one of the following criteria:

  • 24 years of age or older
  • a veteran of the armed services
  • returning to school after four or more years of employment, homemaking, or other activity
  • a person who assumes multiple adult roles such as parent, spouse/partner, employee, and student


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Transfer Student Consultation

If you are a transfer student* interested in meeting one-on-one with an admissions counselor to discuss your unique situation, please call the admissions office at 717-771-4040, or 1-800-PSU-6227, in order to schedule a transfer student consultation appointment.

You are a transfer student if you meet the following criteria:

  • You have graduated from high school or completed a GED, AND
  • You will have earned more than 18 credits of college course work (after high school graduation/GED), before you plan to start at Penn State York.


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Open House

WE ARE PENN STATE! ARE YOU? Whether you are just beginning your college search process, or have already been offered admission to Penn State York, you won’t want to miss this important event!

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