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Special Announcement

The University Office of Global Programs (Global Penn State) will be closed December 24 through January 2 for winter break and staff will have limited access to email.

Offices will reopen Monday, January 5, 2015. Have a safe and happy New Year.

Note: Individual staff days off may vary.


Internationals at Penn State

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International Students

International Students contribute to the vibrant global community at Penn State.  The pages within this section provide information for prospective and current international students as well as international alumni.

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International Scholars

Penn State has a diverse academic environment with faculty and scholars coming from every part of the world and representing an important research component of the University. This section provides information for/about prospective and current international scholars and faculty.

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Academic Departments

The pages within this section provide additional information for Penn State academic and administrative departments that work with international students and scholars/faculty.