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Students at EntranceWhy should I visit Penn State New Kensington?

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 offers, so there is a never a shortage of activites available to the students of Penn State New Kensington.

Did you know...?
  • nearly 60% of all first-year students start at a campus other than University Park?
  • Penn State New Kensington provides students with smaller classes and one-on-one interacation with award-winning faculty?
  • Penn State New Kensington offers eight baccalaureate degrees, six associate degrees, and five minors?
  • you can complete the first two years of nearly all of Penn State's 160+ majors at Penn State New Kensington?

Click on the links to the left to get more detailed information about what the Pittsburgh area has to offer.


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