Penn State York


Type: Public

Parent institution: Pennsylvania State University

Chancellor:David J. Christiansen

President :Neeli Bendapudi

Academic staff :97 full-time and adjunct faculty

Students :1,000

Location :York, Pennsylvania, United States.

Penn State York is a commonwealth campus of The Pennsylvania State University and it is located in Spring Garden Township, York County, Pennsylvania. It enrolls about 1,000 students.

The York campus was established in 1939 to provide technical education and to allow students to complete basic degree requirements in their home area before transferring to University Park to finish their program.

In 1953, the school began to offer its first complete associate degree programs. It moved to its present location in 1956. Today, it remains a suburban commuter-campus and occupies 51 acres (210,000 m2).


Penn State–York teams participate as a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).

The Nittany Lions are a member of the Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC). Men’s sports include baseball, basketball and soccer; while women’s sports include basketball, volleyball, and softball. Golf, for men and women, was recently added.

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Is Penn State York a good school?

editorial. Penn State York is an above-average public college located in Valley View, Pennsylvania in the York Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 783 undergraduate students. The Penn State York acceptance rate is 85%.

What GPA do you need to get into Penn State York?

Acceptance Criteria

High School GPA* Middle 50% RangeComposite ACT Middle 50% Range
University Park3.55–3.9728–32
York Campus3.07–3.6023–28