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Prospective students tour Mont Alto campus.

Summer information sessions at Penn State Mont Alto

High school juniors, seniors and their families are invited to Spend a Summer Evening or Day at the Penn State Mont Alto campus. During the events, students and their parents will have the opportunity to learn about Penn State and the college admissions process.
Mont Alto #givingtuesday award recipients

Mont Alto Development Receives Fundraising Award

Penn State Mont Alto’s Randall Ackerman, director of campus development, and Brandi Biesecker, development assistant, were recognized by Penn State’s Division of Development and Alumni Relations with the Teamwork and Collaboration Award during the division’s quarterly meeting May 23 in the grand ballroom of The Nittany Lion Inn.
Robert (Marty) Ogle is honored during Penn State Mont Alto's End-of-year Luncheon.

End-of-year luncheon and awards at Penn State Mont Alto

Chancellor Francis Achampong thanked and recognized Penn State Mont Alto faculty and staff for their hard work and dedication during the annual End-of-year Luncheon and Awards in the Multipurpose Activities Center (MAC) on May 6.
Captain, U.S. Navy (Ret) Barbara Stankowski

Relationships, courage are keys to success

Penn State Mont Alto graduated 148 students and conferred 53 bachelor's degrees and 96 associate degrees during its commencement ceremony on May 7.
Mont Alto nursing students read the "Nightingale Pledge."

Annual nurses pinning ceremony at Mont Alto

The Penn State Mont Alto College of Nursing held its annual Pinning Ceremony on May 5 in the Multipurpose Activities Center (MAC). Thirty nursing students were pinned by family or faculty members of their choosing and took the “Nightingale Pledge.” Words of congratulations and best wishes were offered by Instructor in Nursing Susan Wells, the ceremony’s featured speaker.
Penn State Mont Alto Trauma Scenario

Trauma training provides hands-on know-how

Penn State Mont Alto forestry and nursing students participated in a trauma-training event on April 29, giving them hands-on experience with emergency and rescue care.
Final touches are added to the planting of the Henry Hartman '59 commemorative tree.

Arbor Day event beautifies arboretum

Forty people including students, faculty and alumni donated their time to improve the Penn State Mont Alto Arboretum during the “Every Day is Arbor Day” event on April 22.
Mont Alto Nurses Club

Nursing Club collects supplies for pediatric clinic

Members of the Penn State Mont Alto Nurses Club collected pediatric supplies for the Heaven's Angels Pediatric Clinic, which provides children affordable medical care in Haiti. Julie Reichard, a 2014 Mont Alto alumna and nurse, moved her family to Haiti to set up the clinic and serves as its director.
Latrese Morris Academic Festival Poster

Mont Alto Academic Festival winners announced

Chancellor Francis K. Achampong presented awards to students whose work placed highest from among 49 research-based projects during Penn State Mont Alto’s 11th annual Academic Festival on April 22. A crowd packed the General Studies Auditorium for the awards ceremony in the General Studies Auditorium. Sponsored by F&M Trust, the Academic Festival highlighted students’ best academic work for the year, including research-based projects, oral presentations, performances and informational exhibits.
Pennsylvania State forest Academy students weed seedlings in 1933.

Every day is Arbor Day at Penn State Mont Alto

Remaining true to its roots, on April 24 the Penn State Mont Alto campus will host its “Every Day is Arbor Day” spring event bringing students, faculty, staff and alumni together to plant trees and work in the Penn State Mont Alto Arboretum.