College Makeover, Abington Edition

The Nittany Lion signs off on construction of the first Abington residence hall while the college continually upgrades classrooms, labs, and technology. The result? A more effective, creative, and sustainable learning environment.
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Robo-Inspector Fends Off Flooding

Purchasing a $60,000 mobile video robot to inspect stormwater pipes didn’t fit into Horsham Township’s budget. So officials turned to Abington engineering majors, who delivered Stormbot on time and way, way under budget.
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Spotlight on Undergraduate Research

Student-faculty research partnerships are a big deal at Penn State Abington. Each spring the college celebrates their accomplishments and discoveries, but the hard work occurs throughout the year.
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diversity

Nourishing the Spirit

A glorious mix of visiting scholars and religious traditions, meditation and yoga, and religious studies courses sustain students in their quest for intellectual and spiritual solace in a complicated world.
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Culture of Service

Discover service at Abington and discover an extended family that values your talents and motivates you to commit to meaningful work benefiting those in need.
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Latest News

Abington first residence hall

Penn State Abington breaks ground for first residence hall

About 400 Penn State Abington students will call the $50 million complex home. The apartment-style units are in the heart of the township and students can easily walk or bike to classes, shopping and activities.

Wi-Fi calling now supported at Penn State

To enable cellular calls in areas with weak carrier coverage or in buildings with spotty reception, Voice over Wireless, or Wi-Fi calling, is now supported at Penn State through the University’s primary cellular vendors: AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint.
Old Main-spring

Penn State announces promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2016

Following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty at Penn State, effective July 1.
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Research, teaching awards and promotions at Abington

Describe these 19 award-winning Penn State Abington faculty in six words or less: Creative teachers, innovative researchers, student-centered.
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Largest class graduates from Abington

The Penn State Abington Class of 2016 is the largest and one of the most distinguished in the college's history: 55 graduated with distinction (including a "Wheel of Fortune" winner!), five valedictorians, five Schreyer Honors College medal recipients, and four earned concurrent degrees.