Schreyer Honors College (SHC)at Penn State

About State College

Downtown State College from the Allen Street gates

State College, PA is the home of Penn State and recognized as one of the best college towns in the nation.

Once you visit, you'll understand why:

  • A quaint downtown adjacent to the campus with numerous shops and restaurants to keep you busy
  • Plenty of recreational opportunities in the surrounding area, for every season, including snowboarding, swimming and fly fishing
  • Spectator sports and entertainment, including Penn State students and Broadway tours and headline entertainers
  • Friendly people ready to offer guidance if you are lost or simply looking for that souvenir Penn State t-shirt

You can get to know more about the community by clicking on the links below.

Plan a visit soon so you can see it all for yourself!

It's not called Happy Valley for nothing!

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