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Why Penn State Beaver?

Nestled on 105 acres in Beaver County, Penn State Beaver offers a relaxed suburban atmosphere with easy access to Pittsburgh International Airport and all of the cultural offerings of the city.

Like all Penn State campuses, Beaver offers the first two years of most of Penn State’s 160 baccalaureate degrees. In addition, five bachelor’s degrees can be completed here. With on-campus housing and eight varsity sports, Beaver offers a rich college experience for traditional and non-traditional students alike.


How to apply to Penn State Beaver

Step 1

Explore this website to review degrees, certificates, and course offerings.

Step 2

Send all official transcripts to:
Penn State Beaver
Admissions Office
100 University Drive
Monaca, PA 15061

Your official transcripts may include:

  • High school transcript or GED
  • Any prior college transcripts
  • Military transcripts, copy of DD214

Step 3

Schedule a visit to speak with a Beaver admissions counselor and tour our beautiful campus. It's best to schedule a visit after all of your transcripts have been received by the Admissions Office. To obtain more information or schedule an appointment, please contact us toll-free at 1-877-JOIN-PSU or br-admissions@psu.edu.

Step 4

You can apply for admission to Penn State Beaver online, or you can request a hard copy application by emailing us at br-admissions@psu.edu.

Step 5

Apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Penn State’s FASFA code is 003329.