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Admission Events

Admission Events

We have admission events throughout the year for prospective students and their families. Get to know Penn State, the admission process, tuition costs, academic programs, athletics, student involvement opportunities and more at one of the following programs. Meet faculty, staff and students, take a tour of campus and see what awaits you at Penn State! Take a look and see which program best fits your needs.

Get To Know Us By Major
Wednesday, November 8 | 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Register for the November 8 program >>


PACAC Regional College Fair

The Pennsylvania Association for College Admission Counseling (PACAC) Regional College Fair will be held on Thursday, Sept. 28 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Penn State Brandywine Commons/Athletic Center gymnasium. More than 150 colleges and universities from across the nation will be represented. The event is free and open to the public.

Thursday, September 28 | 6:30-8 p.m.


High School Senior Visit Day

Visit one of our classrooms for a formal information session with an Admissions Counselor where you will learn about academics, application procedures, Penn State majors, and student activities. Learn first-hand what it's like to be a Penn Stater by taking a student-guided tour of Penn State Brandywine led by our student Lion Ambassadors.

Wednesday, October 11 | 9:30 a.m. - noon
Register for the October 11 program >>


Penn State Day Open House

High school students considering attending Penn State Brandywine are invited to attend an admissions open house. Prospective students and their families will learn about the University’s admission process, the campus’ many academic, athletic, and student involvement opportunities, and take a student-led tour.

You have the freedom to pick and choose any session throughout the day. Many sessions have multiple offerings and tours will also be offered throughout the day. 

Saturday, October 14 | 9:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Register for the October 14 Open House >>


Get To Know Us Programs

We're here to help you explore the Penn State degree that matches your life, expectations, and aspirations. We're happy to help high school seniors understand our admission process, explore Penn State majors, or inquire about student services on campus.

Enjoy a light meal while you mingle with current Penn State students and fellow high school seniors. Then visit one of our classrooms for a formal information session with an Admissions Counselor where you will learn about academics, application procedures, and student activities.

Learn first-hand what it's like to be a Penn Stater by taking a student-guided tour of Penn State Brandywine. Led by Lion Ambassadors, campus tours offer a student's perspective on campus life and academics. Tours take approximately 45-60 minutes, so wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

Saturday, November 18 | 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Register for the November 18 program >>


Applying to Penn State for High School Students and Group Tour

These information sessions and group tour dates are designed for students who have not yet applied to Penn State. Whether you have your heart set on Penn State or just started looking at college, come to our information session to learn about our 160 majors, 20 campuses, how to apply, and financial aid. Receive an application fee waiver when joining one of our information sessions. Click on the dates below to register.

Individual Appointments and Tours for High School Students

These individual appointment dates are designed for students who have not yet applied to Penn State. Learn first-hand what it's like to be a Penn Stater by taking a student-guided tour of Penn State Brandywine! Led by Lion Ambassadors, campus tours offer a student's perspective on campus life and academics. Tours take approximately forty-five minutes, so wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather. Then meet with one of our Admissions counselors for a one-on-one appointment where you can discuss academics, application procedures, and student activities.

See our full calendar of events here.

Transfer Students, Adult Learners, and Veterans

If you are interested in transferring to Penn State Brandywine from another college, or are an adult or veteran student, please call 610-892-1225 or email bwadmissions@psu.edu to schedule an appointment with our transfer counselor. These appointments are usually 30-60 minutes long and tailored to fit you and your needs.

You can find more information about transferring to Penn State here.


If you have additional questions or concerns, please email the Admission Office at bwadmissions@psu.edu or call us at 610-892-1225.