College to Hold Spring Open House March 29

Published 03.03.2008


Spring Open House at Pennsylvania College of Technology, a special mission affiliate of The Pennsylvania State University, will be held Saturday, March 29, providing opportunities for prospective students, their families and friends to explore the college, its academic majors and facilities.

The event will be offered from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the main campus in Williamsport, and free transportation will be provided to and from the college's Schneebeli Earth Science Center near Allenwood and the Lumley Aviation Center at the Williamsport Regional Airport in Montoursville.

Open House visitors may participate in a variety of activities:

  • Attend information sessions to learn more about the admissions process, financial aid, and academic programs and procedures
  • Attend a "Choosing a Major" session for help with selecting a career path
  • Tour the campus and view the state-of-the-art facilities and equipment
  • Meet with faculty and school deans to learn more about academic majors representing more than 100 career fields
  • Attend a housing session to learn more about on- and off-campus options
  • Interact with current students and learn more about student organizations and campus life at Penn College

The Open House Web site offers a wealth of information including a registration form; suggestions on how to make the most of your day; a list of general-information sessions; a campus activity guide; advice for getting around by shuttle, bus or car; directions to campus; a campus map; and a list of lodging in the Williamsport area.

Those who cannot attend Open House on March 29 may schedule a campus tour online at the Open House site or call the Admissions Office toll-free at (800) 367-9222.

Penn College will offer a Fall Open House on Sunday, Oct. 26.

For more information, visit online , e-mail or call (800) 367-9222.