'Lion for a Day,' extended campus tours at Penn State Fayette

Past and present veterans, current high school students, recent high school graduates and returning nontraditional adult students have a special opportunity Nov. 11, Veterans Day, to attend "Lion for a Day" and take a special extended campus tour at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus. The all-inclusive, in-depth campus tours will begin at 8 a.m. in the Eberly Building. Tours will run at two-hour intervals throughout the day, with the last tour beginning at 6 p.m. "Lion for a Day" activities are from at 9 a.m. to noon.

Activities that day will include mock classes, informational workshops about applying to Penn State Fayette and the student aid process, as well as a look at student life and student activities. Penn State Fayette admission counselors and student aid staff will be available throughout the day to answer questions.

Veterans, active-duty personnel and Fayette campus first choice applicants interested in applying to Penn State Fayette during the event should bring their high school transcripts and SAT or ACT scores to qualify for a $50 application fee waiver. Participants are encouraged to dress according to the weather conditions and wear comfortable shoes due to the length of the tour.

For more information and to register for the “Lion for a Day” and extended hours tour, call the Admissions Office at 724-430-4130 or visit the website at www.fayette.psu.edu/admissions. Parents are welcome to participate.


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Last Updated November 08, 2010