We teach students that the real measure of success is what you do to improve the lives of others. They learn to be hard-working leaders with a global perspective. We conduct research to improve lives. We add millions to the economy through projects in our state and beyond. We help communities by sharing our faculty expertise and research.
In Philadelphia, Penn State has a strong and long-standing presence, with three campus locations, an engineering research and teaching facility at the Navy Yard, and a recruiting center and extension offices in Center City. And with more than 60,000 alumni who live and work in southeastern Pennsylvania, Penn State is making a deep and lasting impact in the region.
Penn State Abington is one of the University’s destinations in the region, home to nearly 4,000 students seeking a valued Penn State degree. Students benefit from a full college experience, and nearly half of them graduate at Penn State Abington through our four-year degree programs.
The beautiful park-like campus setting is also home to a lively Cultural Arts program, NCAA Athletics, continuing adult education, and public lectures.