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Penn State Day Fall Open House set for Oct. 24 in York

10/20/2009 —

Open House RegistrationDiscover all that Penn State York has to offer during the sixth annual Penn State Day Fall Open House Saturday, Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the campus.  Meet faculty, staff, and students; tour the campus; and discover more about Penn State right here in York. The open house is free and open to the public.

Learn about Penn State York’s programs, from the first two years of more than 160 baccalaureate majors to the eight baccalaureate degrees, seven associate degrees, a master of education in teaching and curriculum, and a variety of credit certificates that can be completed without leaving York.  Tours of the campus’ Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center), as well as face painting, pumpkin painting, and JoePardy will also be happening throughout the day.

The open house includes sessions on choosing a major, student financial aid, and what it is like to be a student, as well as, and college meetings with an opportunity to talk with a faculty member and learn more about specific Penn State majors. Information is also available on the variety of noncredit programs and services offered to business and industry though continuing education.

Come and explore the variety of educational opportunities for people of all ages. Part of the open house includes an information fair where visitors can gather materials about programs and learn about a variety of activities at the campus including six varsity sports: baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, team tennis, and women’s volleyball. A basketball scrimmage between Penn State York and Elizabethtown College is set for noon – 2 p.m. in the gym. The campus also has more than 20 student clubs and organizations that provide a variety of activities and events throughout the year.

In addition, Penn State York offers an honors program for students with outstanding academic ability and undergraduate research opportunities for students with an interest in hands-on experience in research. There’s a lot happening at Penn State York.

For more information please call 717-771-4040 or 1-800-PSU-6227. Check out our Web site at www.yk.psu.edu and click on the open house banner for a schedule for the day. Registration is encouraged but not required.

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