Activities and Traditions

Recognizing the Class of 2020

The Penn State alumni family grew by more than 15,000 this past weekend as the University recognized its spring 2020 graduates in a livestreamed commencement ceremony, which took place on Saturday, May 9.

Prepare for the fall 2019 commencement ceremony

Graduating students, you’ve made it this far, now make sure you’re ready for commencement. The Penn State Harrisburg fall 2019 ceremony will take place at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Things to Do at Penn State: Nov. 7-14

An evening with one of the world's most famous classical musicians, events celebrating Native American Heritage Month and lectures from two Pulitzer Prize winners are among the cultural highlights at Penn State this weekend and next week.