Penn State Admissions – Philadelphia is a regional undergraduate admissions office that serves all high school students and their families in the city of Philadelphia. The admissions office represents all 20 of Penn State’s Commonwealth campuses across the state and provides students with assistance through the application and decision process.
Our mission is to increase diversity at the University and provide pathways of access. We offer opportunities for students in Philadelphia to visit campuses through our bus trips and are dedicated in offering workshops that serve and educate students on the college going process. As committed members of the Philadelphia community we work closely with community based organizations that are committed to diversity, first generation, access and affordability.
Whether students are applying to Penn State or need guidance in writing an essay for college applications, we are Philadelphia’s primary point of contact for everything related to Penn State Undergraduate Admissions.