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The Big Picture

Our 4,000 students choose from 160 majors, more than 40 clubs, 13 NCAA Division III teams, and apply for 300 internships. Oh, and the student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. What's not to love at the college where you're more than just a number?
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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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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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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


Remote robot connects engineering students, UMaine cohorts

Penn State Abington and Brandywine engineering majors used a mobile telepresence robot — an iPad attached to a self-balancing vehicle — to collaborate with students at the University of Maine.
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Worth melting for ... Abington student at Disney college program

Penn State Abington senior Mary Roche said her experience in the Disney College program was worth melting for — literally because the days were long and hot but she wouldn't have traded it for all of the magic in the world.
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Abington THON dancer's 3 wishes For The Kids

The Abington THON dancers are training hard and stockpiling fresh socks and sneaks. Junior Mary Roche talks about dancing to give families hope.
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Penn State’s campuses offer quality education and robust economic opportunities

Penn State’s 20 Commonwealth Campuses located across Pennsylvania not only educate more than 31,000 students, but also drive substantial community impact as employers. With more than 3,700 full-time and 4,000 part-time employees, Penn State campuses remain vital to the economic health and development of the regions they serve.
Abington Pokemon GO

Catch 'em all at Abington

The fans have spoken: Penn State Abington is a hot spot for Pokemon GO.