Admissions Events

Admissions Events

Veterans Week-Open Admissions Appointments

November 6-November 10, 2017 | 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Veterans and members of our armed forces are invited to have an individual appointment with an Admissions Counselor on campus. Learn about the admissions process, majors available and military educational benefits. Scheduling an appointment is strongly encouraged, however, walk-ins are welcome. To schedule an appointment, please call 724-334-5466 or email admissions at

Financial Aid 101

November 9, 2017 or December 5, 2017 | 6:30 p.m.

Do you have questions about applying for financial aid? If so, please join the Penn State New Kensington Office of Student Aid for Financial Aid 101.

In this seminar, we will review:

  • The student financial aid process
  • How student financial aid awards are determined
  • The available types of student aid

We will also help you gain a better understanding of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as we:

  • Discuss the application more in-depth
  • Explain the logic behind the questions
  • Provide tips on how to complete the form successfully
  • Discuss the financial aid timeline and early income data

Register for the November Financial Aid 101

Register for the December Financial Aid 101