Prospective students invited to 'Spend a Summer Day' at Penn State Abington

Abington Spend A Summer Day
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ABINGTON, Pa. — Penn State Abington invites all prospective students and their families to Spend a Summer Day at the Abington campus to learn more about Penn State.

The events will focus on the admissions process, financial aid timeline, student life, athletics, and the more than 275 degree options that are available for students. Tours of the campus also will be offered.

"Take advantage of visiting and get to know the campus culture," said Alexia Brewster, admissions counselor at Abington.

The annual program will be held on:

  • Thursday, July 11: Spend A Summer Day at 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, July 20: Spend A Summer Day at 10 a.m.
  • Wednesday, July 24: Spend A Summer Evening at 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Aug. 6: Meet The Coaches (Spend A Summer Evening) at 5 p.m.

"Visits are an important component of college decision-making," said Tom Kelly, admissions counselor. "We are here to build relationships with students and lay the groundwork for their education."

Register for these events at or by calling 215-881-7600.

About Penn State Abington

Penn State Abington provides an affordable, accessible, and high-impact education resulting in the success of a diverse student body. It is committed to student success through innovative approaches to 21st century public higher education within a world-class research university. With nearly 4,000 students, Penn State Abington is a residential campus that offers baccalaureate degrees in 19 majors, undergraduate research, the Schreyer honors program, NCAA Division III athletics, and more.