New Kensington to host spring semester admissions events

The Admissions Office at Penn State New Kensington is holding nine events during the spring semester for prospective students and parents:

-- Be a Student for a Day, Jan. 30, Feb. 27, and March 27.
Be a Student for a Day events give future students the opportunity to attend classes with a current student.
-- Accepted Student Reception, Jan. 30 and April 24.
Students who have been offered admission to Penn State New Kensington and their families can learn about what they need to do between their acceptance and their first day of class.
-- Application Day, Feb. 18. 
Application Day provides prospective students with help in filling out an application and allows for on-the-spot admissions decisions. The $50 application fee will also be waived during this event.
-- Athletics Dinner, March 13.
Prospective athletes and parents can learn more about the campus athletic programs.
-- Scholarship Luncheon, March 22
A special reception for incoming students who earned Penn State New Kensington scholarships.
-- Spring Open House, April 13.
The open house is a chance for prospective students and their families to explore the campus and meet with students, faculty, staff and alumni.

To register for any of the programs listed above, call 724-334-LION or 888-968-PAWS. For more about admissions, visit


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Last Updated January 10, 2013