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The Schreyer Honors College offers students challenging academics, unique benefits, and the rare experience of a small liberal arts college within a large research university. Scholars have access to Penn State's top-tier faculty, extensive facilities and resources, and the world’s largest alumni association and are supported by a dedicated administration and community of motivated, high-achieving students.

Why Schreyer? First-Year Applicants
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By the Numbers Schreyer Statistics

3.86 average GPA of 2018-19 Schreyer graduates

50+ countries visited by Scholars

31% of Scholars have two or more majors

300 incoming first-year Scholars

58% of ten-year graduates earned an advanced degree

40% of Schreyer Scholars study abroad

Schreyer Scholar Ananda Rankin

I want to be able to find something through research that can help the rest of the world. If you find this one thing, that could change the course of everything afterward.

Ananda Rankin '20 Microbiology

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Why Schreyer? First-Year Applicants