Admissions Overview

Admissions Overview

Penn State New Kensington is located on seventy-two wooded acres in Upper Burrell Township, within easy commuting distance from almost anywhere in Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Indiana, and Westmoreland counties. The campus is only seventeen miles from downtown Pittsburgh and all the sports, arts, and cultural events it has to offer.

Penn State New Kensington offers nine baccalaureate degree programs, five associate degree programs, ten minors, one master's degree program, and the first two years of more than 160 Penn State majors. That's one of the advantages of starting at Penn State New Kensington-you'll have smaller classes and one-on-one interaction with our award-winning faculty.

It's all here at Penn State New Kensington:

  • A degree that's respected and recognized wherever you go.
  • Academic options that complement your interests.
  • Financial opportunities to help make a valuable degree affordable.
  • Diverse activities and a convenient campus location.

Discover Penn State New Kensington, earn a degree from a school that's known and respected around the world, and begin your experience of a lifetime.