Penn State Behrend to host virtual open house on April 10

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Penn State Behrend will host a virtual admissions open house on Saturday, April 10.

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ERIE, Pa. — High school students and their families are invited to attend Penn State Behrend’s virtual admissions open house on Saturday, April 10.

The virtual open house events will be presented in a series of Zoom rooms. Prospective students and their guests will hear from admissions and financial aid staff, chat with Chancellor Ralph Ford and current students, and attend an information fair. They are also invited to meet with faculty members from the Black School of Business, the School of Engineering, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the School of Science to learn more about Penn State Behrend’s 40 undergraduate degrees and 50 minors and certificates.

As an added bonus, participants will receive an application fee waiver, a $65 value.

The event begins at 1 p.m. and concludes at 3 p.m.

Registration for the virtual open house can be made at, by calling 814-898-6100, or by emailing [email protected].

In addition, students interested in enrolling in Penn State Behrend are welcome to schedule an in-person tour of campus. Options for in-person and virtual visits can be found at