Admissions Office will host series of free programs in February

The Penn State Beaver Admissions Office will host a variety of free programs in February for prospective students of all ages and their families.

-- An Application Workshop will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 2. and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 18 in the Admissions Office, Student Union Building. Participants can complete an application and those applying to Beaver campus may receive an immediate decision. The $50 application fee will be waived, and all are asked to bring official transcripts. Campus tours will also be available.

-- A Financial Aid Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 2 and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 18, in the auditorium of the Student Union Building. Participants will be introduced to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and staff members will offer tips on navigating potential pitfalls in financing a college education.

-- The Be a Penn State Student for a Day program will be offered 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 13, in the Student Union Building. Participants will spend time as a college student by attending a variety of classes and having lunch with current Beaver campus students. Space is limited and reservations are encouraged.

-- A special Lunchtime Financial Aid Seminar will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Feb. 18, in the campus auditorium. The program is open to current and future Penn State students and their families, and will provide all the necessary information on how to file the FAFSA successfully and easily. The seminar is ideal for those with a busy schedule who want to learn the basics of financial aid.

-- A FAFSA Line-by-Line Workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 23, in the computer lab of the Laboratory Classroom Building. Participants are asked to bring tax forms and financial documents so that staff member can guide everyone through the form, line by line. Registration for this event is required.

To register for an event or to obtain more information, contact the Admissions Office at br-admissions@psu.edu or 877-JOIN-PSU, or visit www.beaver.psu.edu.
 

Contacts: 

Amy Krebs

Work Phone: 
724-773-3816
Home Phone: 
724-622-0155
Last Updated January 21, 2013