Student Admissions Checklist

Student Admissions Checklist

  1. Complete Application
    Include $50 non-refundable application fee.
    If not applying online, make check payable to Penn State University.
    • Web (preferred); or
    • Paper
       
  2. Request High School Transcript/GED
    Mail to:
    Undergraduate Admissions Office
    The Pennsylvania State University
    201 Shields Building, Box 3000
    University Park, PA 16804-3000
    *If your high school participates, your counselor may send your transcripts through our online Web Counselor System.
     
  3. Provide SAT and/or ACT Scores
    Scores should be sent to Penn State directly from the appropriate testing agencies.
    Penn State's SAT Code: 2660
    Penn State's ACT Code: 3656
     
  4. Receive Offer of Admission
     
  5. Accept Offer of Admission
    Return Acceptance Notification with $230 check or money order to the Pennsylvania State University or with a credit/debit card in your account.

Note For Adult Students (over the age of 24 years old): SAT/ACT tests are not required. If your high school no longer exists or records are not available, please contact the Department of Education in the state where you attended high school for copies of your records.