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Convenient, Affordable, Innovative.

A program designed specifically for working adults who want to complete the degree on a part-time basis.
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Get A New World View

Students enhance their academic and personal brands through short-term study abroad courses offered at Penn State Abington. Prepare now to travel to Iceland, Japan, or Scotland next year with the support of Abington's Office of Global Programs.
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When You're Here, You're Home

Take a peek inside home sweet home for 400 Penn State Abington students, the Lions Gate apartments.
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Connect. Grow. Succeed.

Whether you take small steps or a giant leap into college life, you have a partner in the Office of Student Engagement & Leadership (SEAL).
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Yi Yang and 5 Engineering students

Assistant Professor Yi Yang and Engineering students are working on a collaborative project with University Park, the New Jersey Institute for Technology, and the University of Delaware to digitize paintings in color and 3D.

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Latest News

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Journey to Ghana is life-changing for two Abington faculty

The Penn State Abington faculty traveled to Ghana intent on establishing a new study abroad option for students. Little did they know how nine days in the West African nation would upend their psyches.
Community Connection

Abington announces fall Community Connection programming

Community Connection events at Penn State Abington include entrepreneurship and a history of the Philadelphia Phillies.
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Rudy retires after 20 years in Police Services

After nearly 20 years of distinguished service to Penn State Berks, University Police Deputy Chief Kevin Rudy will retire on Aug. 31, 2019. His retirement is the culmination of nearly 40 years in law enforcement.
Lindsay Wood

Weaving technology into teaching

Instructional designers such as Penn State Abington’s Lindsay Wood are the professionals who unlock the potential of new and emerging technology to improve the learning experience.
Abington Project and Supply Chain Management

Penn State Abington announces new major in project and supply chain management

The project and supply chain management major at Penn State Abington focuses on two of the most highly valued skills sets in industry.
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Board approves second consecutive tuition freeze for Pennsylvania undergraduates

The Penn State Board of Trustees voted to approve the 2019-20 operating budget and tuition and fees schedules during its full meeting July 18 at Penn State Brandywine. The $6.8 billion budget includes no tuition increase for all Pennsylvania resident undergraduate students for the second year in a row.
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Penn State Abington receives $125,000-plus for scholarships, food pantry

Four foundations awarded Penn State Abington more than $125,000 to support student scholarships and the LionShare food pantry.
Yi Yang

Students, professor build specialized scanner to bring paintings to life

When Yi Yang, an assistant professor of electrical engineering at Penn State Abington, was a doctoral student, he frequented art museums but grew frustrated with the inability of patrons to closely examine paintings and the artists’ techniques. After some thought, he realized that a laser imaging system like the one in his lab could be used to capture the 3D surface profiles of artwork.
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Penn State police to serve free refreshments to employees this summer

Penn State police officers across Pennsylvania will host events for Penn State employees this summer featuring a variety of refreshments, from free coffee to pizza to ice cream and more.