Penn State Mont Alto

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Day and evening sessions are still open for students entering 12th grade to spend time on campus. Penn State is closer than you may realize!

More details about these events are online
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If you're planning to attend Penn State Mont Alto for the first time in fall 2019, we have all the information you need to get ready! #WeAre #PennState #NSO

Online NSO Checklist and Instructions
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NEW STUDENTS! #WeAre so excited that you will be joining the Penn State Mont Alto campus community this fall! ALL new students are welcome and required to participate in Founders Convocation and Welcome Week Kick-Off on Saturday,  August 24.

Start your Penn State story here.

Latest News

Kerala India

Foreign study course includes trip to India

Penn State students studying health care, sports or community disciplines can enroll in the elective course NURS 499 for the fall 2019 semester to learn about their field of interest and then travel to Kerala, India, to perform community service as it relates to their field of study while also seeing some of India’s landmark sites.
Educators from 7 Penn State campuses and the University of Virginia attend the 2019 Human Flourishing Summer Teaching Institute

Course in 'The Art and Science of Human Flourishing' expanding to 7 campuses

Based upon early successes, “The Art and Science of Human Flourishing” will be offered as a three-credit course at seven Penn State campuses — Altoona, Brandywine, Fayette, Greater Allegheny, Mont Alto, University Park and York — and is the focus of a research study evaluating possible outcomes in increased student health and well-being.
Summer Tour at Mont Alto

Summer information sessions for prospective students

High school juniors, seniors and their families are invited to Spend a Summer Evening or Day at the Penn State Mont Alto campus, when students and their parents will have the opportunity to learn about Penn State and the college admissions process.
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Mont Alto nursing students present research

Penn State Mont Alto College of Nursing students Kaylee Read and Katherine "Katy" Grimm presented research that could help members of the Waynesboro Hospital Board make good decisions for patient care.
Penn State Mont Alto Graduates

Commencement message: 'Follow your bliss'

Teresa D. Miller, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, urged graduates to “follow their bliss” during Penn State Mont Alto's spring commencement ceremony on May 4.