Prospective students and families invited to explore Penn State Mont Alto

Penn State Day and Autumn Fest offer activities and the opportunity to learn about the campus and the University
Mont Alto Campus Tour

Prospective students and their families receive a tour of the Penn State Mont Alto campus.

Credit: Debra Collins

MONT ALTO, Pa. ― Prospective students and their families are invited to attend Penn State Mont Alto’s fall open house to learn about Penn State’s offerings and then attend a variety of family-friendly activities during the campus’ Autumn Fest, free of charge.

During Penn State Day, Sept. 21st, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., students and their families will learn about the admission process, financial aid options, and Penn State Mont Alto’s associate and baccalaureate degree programs. They will explore campus and meet faculty and staff while visiting classrooms, labs, and the Office of Student Services. In addition, they can take a campus tour led by current Penn State Mont Alto students; attend a student panel discussion to learn about campus life and ask questions; and enjoy a delicious lunch.

To attend Penn State Day register online at or call 717-749-6130.

Following the open house, prospective students and their families can also join current students and families for Parent and Family Weekend activities that include a Woodsmen Team demonstration, petting zoo, and portable planetarium presentation. To view Autumn Fest’s full schedule of activities and register to attend go to

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