Lion in classroom

Trying to reach us between Dec 23 and Jan 2? Learn more about our offices and services and leave us a message.

Penn State Greater Allegheny will be closed for the holiday break beginning Friday, December 23, 2016. The campus will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Send us an email or leave us a voice mail message and we will respond when we reopen.

Check out some frequently asked questions to help you find the office you need. 

Admission and Enrollment

- I am interested in Penn State Greater Allegheny and would like to request a campus visit.
- I want to apply to Penn State University.
- I have a question about a scholarship I have been awarded.
- I would like to enroll as a new student for the Spring, Summer, or Fall 2017 semester.

Information for prospective students is available from the Admissions and Financial Aid Web site, or by contacting [email protected], or 412-675-9010. 

Financial Aid                                                      412-675-9155                     Email the Financial Aid Coordinator

- I have questions about my Financial Aid package.
- What is FAFSA and how can I learn more about it?
- Where can I find information about scholarships for future semesters?

Financial aid and scholarship information can be found on the website, which includes contact information. 

Academic Affairs and Advising                  412-675-9140                     Email the Academic Affairs office

- Can I make an appointment with my Academic Advisor to schedule for Spring 2017?
See> Self Service -> Student Center -> Advisor – Program Advisor for your Academic Advisor’s name. 

    To find your Academic Advisor’s contact information, see the list of Academic Advisors by Major here.
   Call 412-675-9140 for additional assistance or to speak to a Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) Advisor.


Continuing Education

- What opportunities for professional training and development does Penn State Greater Allegheny offer?

Continuing Education at Penn State Greater Allegheny is a great resource for professional development. Access the Continuing Education web page, call 412-675-9040 or Email the Continuing Education Program Staff.

Department faculty and staff directory.

Academic Programs
Information on academic programs is available on the  Academics home page, by email to [email protected], or by calling 412-675-9052. 

Office of the Registrar                                   412-675-9072                     Email the Registrar's Office 

- I have worked with my Advisor to select Spring 2017 courses and need assistance with registering.
See LionPATH tutorials on how to complete Pre-registration Activities, Use the Shopping Cart, and Add a Class.

- I previously attended, am returning to Penn State, and would like to re-enroll.
All re-enrollment requests and forms must be submitted to the Campus Registrar prior to January 6, 2017.

- Where can I request a transcript?     See the University Registrar website for how to request an official transcript.

Course information and course schedules are maintained by the Registrar. You can call 412-675-9172 or email the Campus Registrar


Bursar and Finance Office                            412-675-9090                    

I have questions about my bill.
Can I set up a payment plan?
- How do I make payments online?

A breakdown of tuition and expenses  University's tuition page or by calling 412-675-9090.

Student Affairs

- I would like to learn more about your Athletics program at Penn State Greater Allegheny.
- What co-curricular activities and programs can I get involved in at your campus?

Student Affairs encompasses a wide range of services, programs, and activities. Contact the Student Affairs staff at 412-675-9180. 


Bookstore                                                           412-675-9020                     Contact our Bookstore

- Where can I order my books for the upcoming semester?
See our Official Penn State Greater Allegheny Bookstore website


Housing & Food Services                             412-675-9100                     Contact Housing & Food Services             

Where can I learn more about living on campus?
What are my meal plan options?  

Questions, concerns, comments? Contact Food Services or Housing for more information.