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Abington welcome winter

Welcome to Winter Wonderland!

Grab a cup of coffee, and check out our advice to make this your best semester yet.
Abington 2017 commencement

New Graduates 'Fly Away'

Penn State Abington awarded almost 400 academic degrees at commencement in December.
Natalie Haggard fall 2017 commencement

My Personal Journey to Graduation

I would struggle, I would flounder, I would fail. I would rise from the ashes, I would thrive, I would succeed. As I approach my graduation, I look back on everything that happened. My personal journey to graduation has been long and tough, but I don’t regret a thing.

Alumna now press secretary for U.S. Senator

You can write your own story with an English degree. Just ask Jacklin Rhoads, Class of 2008.
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Student research: Pet owners differ on 'Better Than Average Effect'

My dog's the best, but my cat's like the rest -- those are the findings of Penn State Abington sophomore Sasha Thomas' research into the social phenomenon known as the "Better Than Average Effect" (BTAE).

Thomas was intrigued by BTAE and after finding that Americans spend almost $100 million a year on their pets, she focused her undergraduate research project on BTAE, specifically as it applies to people and their furry friends.


New Student Orientation: Meet Your Abington Family!

Make new friends and gather the tools you need for a successful college experience at orientation — one of the most valuable days of your summer.
Abington performing arts major

Focus On: Music at Abington

Connections within the music industry supplement rigorous coursework and performance opportunities for Abington students.
Abington police intern

Focus On: Criminal Justice

Criminology research, internships, study abroad, and learning from faculty experts prepare criminal justice majors for a broad variety of career options.
Abington education feature

Focus On: Elementary & Early Childhood Education

Extensive field experience and service learning coupled with intensive coursework and committed faculty develop educators who teach with impact.
RHS Abington

Focus On: Rehabilitation & Human Services

Fulfilling their mandatory internships while helping children on the autism spectrum bridge gaps in services.