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The benefits of a large research university in a personalized setting. That's what you'll experience at Penn State Greater Allegheny, the Penn State campus in Allegheny County.

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Points of Pride

At Greater Allegheny, you will benefit from programs and initiatives that set us apart and are offered exclusively at our campus.

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Image of a golf ball on a blue tinted mini golf course with text above it in blue letters that reads "Mini Golf Masters"

Mini Golf Masters!

All Penn State alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to join us for a FREE mini golf outing at Penn State Greater Allegheny! All ages welcome, with Kona Ice and activities planned for children. Dinner and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will be provided. Join us rain or shine! 

Dr. Megan L. Nagel, Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer at Penn State Greater Allegheny, takes a selfie with a group of incoming students in front of the Lion Shrine statue in the Ostermayer Room.

Prepare for New Student Orientation

Penn State Greater Allegheny values and prioritizes student success. Our New Student Orientation program provides first year and transfer students all the information they need to get started at Penn State. We look forward to meeting you this summer!