Penn State York spring open house, offer reception set for April 2

March 03, 2016

YORK, Pa. — Picture yourself at Penn State York and plan to attend the Penn State York Spring Open House and Offer Reception from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 2, at the campus. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center. 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, and lunch will be provided.

Learn about Penn State York’s programs, from the first two years of more than 160 baccalaureate majors to the 10 baccalaureate degrees, including the three newest degrees, a bachelor of arts and a bachelor of science in psychology and a bachelor of science in biology, that can be completed without leaving York. The campus also offers five associate degrees, a master of education in teaching and curriculum, and a variety of credit certificates.

There are degrees and programs for students of all ages, and many services available to encourage success. An accelerated bachelor of science in business (BSB) degree is designed for adult learners looking to complete a degree they may have started years ago. Penn State York is a military-friendly campus and veterans can use their benefits to earn a Penn State degree.

Guests attending the open house will have an opportunity to talk with a faculty member and discover more about specific Penn State majors, as well as learn about student financial aid and what it is like to be a Penn State student. Information is also available on the variety of credit and noncredit programs and services offered to adults employed in business and industry though continuing education.

The open house schedule includes an academic resource fair where visitors can gather materials about programs. Discover The Graham Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Studies and learn how you can become a part of this exciting program. Penn State York also 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. There’s a lot happening at Penn State York.

For more information on the open house, please call 717-771-4040 or 800-PSU-6227, or visit to register and see the schedule for the day. Registration for the open house is strongly encouraged.

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Last Updated March 03, 2016