Visit Penn State Abington

Tour our suburban Philadelphia location to learn more about 160+ degrees, scholarships, and NCAA Division III athletics at a top-ranked research University. Application fee waived when you visit the campus!

Five students and Lion around Lion Shrine

Visits for First Year Students

If you have less than 18 college credits, please join us at one of our special events to discover all the campus has to offer.

Get to Know Us Day!

Saturday, January 13, 2018             Register

Saturday, February 10, 2018           Register


Monday, February 19, 2018             Register

Meet current students and learn why they love Penn State Abington and how to make the most out of your own experience here.


Get To Know Your Major

Saturday, March 17, 2018                Register

You’re invited to our biggest open house of the spring, exclusively for students accepted to Penn State Abington! When you visit:

  • Attend a session exploring academic opportunities in your major; bring questions!
  • Take a student-guided tour of campus, including Lions Gate, our new apartment-style residence hall.


Experience A College Class

Friday, March 30, 2018                    Register

Learn about the next steps in the admissions process, take part in an interactive class led by Abington’s esteemed faculty, and tour our beautiful campus.

Housing Open House

Saturday, April 14, 2018                 Register

Looking to live on campus? Take a tour of our residence hall and meet the residence hall staff.

Prefer to be on your own? Meet with rental agents from the area’s most popular apartments at our housing fair.

Can't attend? Schedule a Daily Visit!

Nittany Lion

Transferring From Another School?

If you’re a student enrolled at another college or university, have earned 18 or more credits, and are looking to transfer to Penn State Abington, please contact us to schedule a visit.

Weekdays until 5:00 p.m.: Call 215-881-7600 to schedule your visit.

Evenings and weekends: Fill out our visit request form.

Orientation Leader giving a tour

Group visits are typically for high school groups in grades 9-12. A group is typically 10-40 students.