Penn State University

Pennsylvania, United States

Basic Info

Founded in: 1855


Contact Information

201 Old Main, University Park,
Pennsylvania
United States
Phone: (+1) 6802814-865-4700
Website:

Founded in: 1855

Penn State University

201 Old Main, University Park,
Pennsylvania
United States
Phone: (+1) 6802814-865-4700
Website:

About Penn State University

The Pennsylvania State University (commonly referred to as Penn State or PSU) is a public, state-related research university with campuses and facilities throughout Pennsylvania. Founded in 1855, the university has a stated threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service. Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered through resident instruction and online delivery. Its University Park campus, the flagship campus, lies within the Borough of State College and College Township. The Penn State Dickinson School of Law has facilities located in both Carlisle and State College and the College of Medicine is located in Hershey. Penn State has another 19 commonwealth campuses and 5 special-mission campuses located across the state. Penn State has been labeled one of the "Public Ivies," a publicly funded university considered as providing a quality of education comparable to those of the Ivy League 

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English