Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update

Update (4/16/2020): The University is planning to deliver all courses and programming virtually for the Maymester, Summer Session I and Summer Session II, through a mix of asynchronous online and synchronous remote course offerings. Learn more at gradschool.psu.edu/covid19.

In the interest of protecting the health and safety of students, faculty, staff and community members, the Graduate School has adjusted its operations to a remote format. MORE INFO>

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October 8-11, 2020

The Graduate School, in collaboration with the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, College of Engineering, Eberly College of Science, College of Agricultural Sciences, College of Information Science and Technology, College of Health and Human Development, Huck Institute of the Life Sciences, and the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at Penn State, invite underrepresented junior and senior undergraduates with strong academic records and research programs to submit an application for our Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Fall Open House. This program is intended for those interested in applying to graduate programs at the Penn State University Park campus.

All participants are provided with meals, hotel accommodations, and transportation to and from the program.

Program Highlights

  • Exploring research interests through individual meetings with potential research advisers
  • Academic program visits including a session with admission committee chairs
  • Information on University resources and the graduate education experience from Penn State faculty, staff, and students
  • Tours of campus and the State College community

For more information about the STEM Open House or any specific questions regarding areas of interest, please contact PSUSTEMOpenHouse@psu.edu.


Dr. Stephanie Danette Preston
Associate Dean for Graduate Educational Equity
Chief Diversity Officer for Graduate Education
The Graduate School
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-1663