See The Big Picture

See The Big Picture

Discover Abington. Our more than 3,000 students choose from 24 majors than can be completed at Abington, 275 majors that can be completed at other campuses, 40 clubs, and 13 NCAA Division III teams. The student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. What's not to love at the college where you're more than just a number?
Small classes, expert faculty, internships, study abroad, life in the suburbs yet minutes from the excitement of the city. Find it all at Penn State Abington.

Majors, Minors, and (Almost) Everything in Between. It's Your Choice.


From Strangers to Family

New Student Day

Abington welcomes about 1,300 people during New Student Day, a pull-out-all-the stops over-the-top extravaganza. It's food, fun, games, and new friends. It's the day you join the Penn State family — 4,000 students thriving at the University's fourth largest campus.

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Breathe New Life Into Your Life


Abington fills your life with new people and experiences. Students hail from 30 countries — Angola to Vietnam and everywhere in between. When they call home, it's to 15 states, coast to coast, north to south. They grew up in cities, suburbs, and on farms. They lived everywhere from apartments to and estates.

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Location, Location, Location


Extreme history, funky neighborhoods, art galleries, pro sports, and one of the largest urban park systems in the nation are thisclose to Abington. A quick car, train, or bike ride, and America's fourth largest city becomes your playground.

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Make A New World of Friends

An International Welcome!

Welcome to Penn State Abington from the Office of Intercultural Affairs.


Finish with Pride

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Envision yourself becoming one of the 600,000 members of the Penn State alumni family. You will find Penn Staters in every corner of the world, supporting you along the way.

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Visit Us

Tour our suburban Philadelphia location to learn more about the 24 degrees you can earn at Abington, transfer information, scholarships, and NCAA Division III athletics at a top-ranked research University. Application fee waived when you visit the campus!

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