Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

201 Old Main University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589
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Campus Information

Total Enrollment: 45,185

Institution Size: 20,000 and above

Campus Setting: Suburban Suburban

Religious Affiliation: Not applicable

Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

School Calendar Type: Semester

Student Body

Student to Faculty Ratio: 17 to 1

Total Number of Applicants: 40,714

Men Women
Total Admitted 10,292 10,725
Total Enrolled 3,351 3,209
Male: 51% Female: 49%

Total Undergrad Enrollment: 38,630

Total Full-time Undergrad Enrollment: 37,485

Total Part-time Undergrad Enrollment: 1,145

Total Grad Enrollment: 6,555

Total Full-time Grad Enrollment: 5,580

Total Part-time Grad Enrollment: 975

NCAA Sport Member Conference

Football: Big Ten Conference

Basketball: -

Baseball: -

Track: -

Special Learning Opportunities

Distance Learning Offered
ROTC Offered
Study Abroad Offered
Teacher Certification Offered
Weekend & Evening Classes Offered

Student Services

Career Counseling Offered
Student Employment Offered
Meal Plan Not Offered
Day Care Offered
Source: U.S. Department of Education 2010/11

Student Voice

Favorite activity is late night

- Qian W., Student

The night life is Epic

- Ivy D., Student

Most students spend their Saturday nights partying at an apartment or frat

- Lainey L., Student

The night life is Memorable

- Mike M., Student

The night life is Epic

- Jillian C., Student

Would you do it all again?

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    StarStarStarStarStar_gray April 27, 2011 Jennifer G., Alum
    Would I do it again?

    Yes, Penn State offered a wide varity of classes and opportunities and the football and sports here...

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    StarStarStarStarStar_gray April 20, 2011 Alena S., Student
    Would I do it again?

    No, The branch campus does not have Agricultural related academics.

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