2008-10-09 / Local & State

Penn State Mont Alto To Host Admissions Open House

Penn State Mont Alto will host an admissions open house for individuals who are interested in attending Penn State on Saturday, October 25. There will also be Fall Fest with activities open to the public and logging sports open to alumni throughout the day.

The admissions open house will begin at 10:00 a.m. in the MAC building. There will be admissions counselors on hand to answer questions and provide information on Penn State academic programs, the admissions process, the application process, financial aid, and more. Lunch and a tour of the campus will be provided. Prospective students and their families may check in anytime after 9:15 a.m. and enjoy light refreshments before the program begins.

Fall Fest will be hosted by student organizations from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There will be various children's activities, including a costume contest, trick or treat, scarecrow making, pumpkin painting and face painting. All festivities are open to the community and benefit student clubs on the campus.

Everyone is welcome to observe the Mont Alto Woodsmen Team demonstration from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Events include the axe throw, crosscut sawing, bolt split, pole climb and chopping. Alumni who wish to participate in timbersports activities may register at 11:00 a.m.

To register for the open house, please call 717-749-6130, 1-800-392- 6173, or register online at www.ma.psu.edu.

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