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Penn State University

University Park, State College, PA 16802
+1 814-865-5471
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Best College Campus in Pennsylvania

Their football stadium looks like a NFL stadium status from the outside. Another thing the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dublin, Ohio
Such a vibrant positive vibe

We visited during move-in week and enjoyed walking the campus and trying a few local restaurants... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Meadville, PA
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University Park, State College, PA 16802
+1 814-865-5471
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Their football stadium looks like a NFL stadium status from the outside. Another thing the universty is very charming. Third there is a sature of the Nitney Lion.Finelly it is easy to get around.

Thank london057
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited during move-in week and enjoyed walking the campus and trying a few local restaurants. The campus is very walkable but if you do drive around there are plenty of inexpensive parking lots. If I were young again I'd want to be a Nittany...More

Thank Timalnick
Reviewed 3 days ago

Attended the Central PA Arts Festival. The Campus is a great place to walk and enjoys the arts. Many attractions and stuff to do in the area.

Thank we4singalto
Reviewed 4 days ago

On a recent college tour with my daughter we visited Penn State. What an amazing campus. It's very big, so if you're not afraid of how large it is you will find it spectacular. They've thought of everything on this campus and the surrounding city...More

Thank FlaviaL924
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's always a good time to visit Happy Valley. Top notch school in a serene mountain setting. Any season is great as long as you bundle up in the winter.

Thank Michele K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured Penn State as a perspective freshman. The campus is large and spread out but very nice. The students were friendly and the information sessions were very helpful.

Thank 1122RTD
Reviewed 1 week ago

lots of things to see here. huge buildings, nice museums, fresh ice cream at the creamery, and of course the nittanny lion statue!

Thank tenisax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The campus is huge! There are a lot of historic buildings mixed with new buildings. It is peaceful to walk through the campus in the evening and see everything lit up. Make sure you stop at the creamery on your tour!

Thank Denise V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Campus was nice and clean. Drove around a bit and stopped at the stadium and then the creamery to get some ice cream. I would have enjoyed going to college here - seemed like everything was well kept and the town has everything you need.

Thank kloverfield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did PSU tour - well organized. Saw educators presentations on varied majors: Engineering and Communications. Very impressive. Eric the Assoc Dean of Eng is hilarious!

Thank John P
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Becky E
31 October 2016|
Response from stuartled | Reviewed this property |
To answer your volleyball question all you have to do is go to the Penn State website and see if the volleyball team is playing when you going to be there. As for the restaurants and shops, State College is not big so... More
Basma G
9 August 2016|
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Response from gram00725 | Reviewed this property |
. Greyhound bus is the best way or a small airplane to university park airport
2 June 2016|
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Response from sappel417 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Honda4. The house my son rented has been partially empty since the beginning of May. The lease is until the end of August.