Be a Penn Stater for a Day

Find out if Penn State Scranton is the right fit for you.

As you make decisions about your future and where you want to go to college, you may be anxious and wondering what its actually like to be a college student. Attend one of our Penn Stater for a Day programs and find out for yourself.

Spend a school day on campus with us and get a feel of what it’s like to be a student at Penn State Scranton.   

High school students who attend Penn Stater for a Day will:

  • Sit in on a class taught by Penn State faculty

  • Meet current students and learn more about navigating campus

  • Enjoy free lunch in The View Café and see what happens on campus during the   noon hour

  • Learn more about Penn State and the opportunities available  at the Scranton campus

  • Get information about applying, financial aid, or your next steps from our Enrollment Staff 

Register for Penn Stater for a Day:

  • Wednesday, April 5, 2023 at 9 a.m.
  • Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 9 a.m. REGISTRATION FULL

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Special Accommodations

Penn State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please call Penn State Scranton Admissions at 570-963-2500 or email [email protected] at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the program to allow sufficient time to effectively meet your access needs.