Penn State York Fall Open House set for Oct. 18

Visitors can discover all that Penn State York has to offer during the 11th annual Penn State Day Fall Open House from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18 on campus. Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. Meet faculty, staff and students; tour the campus; and discover more about Penn State right here in York. The open house is free and open to the public.

Potential students can learn about Penn State York’s programs, from the first two years of more than 160 baccalaureate majors to the seven baccalaureate degrees, six associate degrees, a master of education in Teaching and Curriculum, and a variety of credit certificates that can be completed without leaving York. The campus has degrees and programs for students of all ages and services to help lead to success. Penn State York is a military-friendly campus and veterans can use their benefits to earn a degree.

The open house provides an opportunity to talk with a faculty member and learn more about specific Penn State majors we well as learn more about student financial aid and what it is like to be a Penn State student. Information also is available on the variety of credit and noncredit programs and services offered to business and industry though continuing education.
Part of the open house includes an activity/information fair where visitors can gather materials about programs and learn about a variety of activities at the campus including five varsity sports: baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, and women’s volleyball. The campus also has more than 20 student clubs and organizations that provide a variety of activities and events throughout the year.  

In addition, Penn State York offers an honors program for students with outstanding academic ability and undergraduate research opportunities for students with an interest in hands-on experience in research. 

For more information on the open house, call 717-771-4040 or 800-PSU-6227. To register and see the schedule for the day, go to the website at


Last Updated September 04, 2014