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Pennsylvania State University, University Park

114-117 Pasquerilla Spiritual Cente
University Park , PA 16802 USA
(814) 863-3816
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  • 41827 Undergrads

  • 6430 Graduates

  • 4000* (10%)Jewish Undergrads(Percent of Population)

  • 500* (8%)Jewish Graduates(Percent of Population)


Campus Information

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Tuition (in-state)
Tuition (out-of-state)
Female/Male %/%
Acceptance Rate%
Out-of-State/Int'l %/%
Greek School
(participation rates)

Jewish Life

Birthright Participation Taglit-Birthright Israel offers a free trip to Israel for students who have never been to Israel on a peer-based trip.
(average # of students)

Alt Break Participation Alternative Breaks are organized, short-term service projects, often involving travel. Student participants are challenged to understand difficult social issues and to explore questions of Judaism and social responsibility while giving of themselves and their time.
# Jewish Studies Courses
Jewish Studies Major or Minor
Study Abroad in Israel
Rabbi/Jewish Educator on Campus
Engagement Internship
Israel Fellow

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  • Community service/social action
  • AEPi
  • SDT
  • JNF
  • College Democrats of America (CDA)
  • Birthright Israel Alumni
  • Career/Internships
  • Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life (COEJL)
  • Greeks
  • Athletic/sports
  • Jewish learning/education
  • College Republican National Committee (CRNC)
  • ZBT
  • Chabad-Lubavitch
  • Reform Students
  • Graduate Students
  • Holocaust
  • Israel
  • Dorm/residential halls
  • Conservative movement
  • Sigma Alpha Mu
  • Jewish Holidays

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