Penn State Berks has just under 3000 students, is a residential undergraduate campus with two different residence halls, outstanding facilities, faculty, and support services specifically for our International students to help ensure their success.
Penn State Berks has a diverse student and faculty body who come to us from across the United States and all over the world, we have over 40 clubs and student organizations, competitive NCAA III sports as well as club sports, and so much more. Our location is approximately within a 1 hour drive to Philadelphia, PA (Pennsylvania's largest city and home of the Philadelphia International Airport), the state capitol of Harrisburg, PA (and the Harrisburg International Airport), 2 hours to University Park (many of our students go to football games and other events there on the weekends), New York City, NY, and Baltimore, MD.
Students who begin their PSU education at Berks you will have the option of completing the first 2 years of their college career at Berks then moving to University Park for the final two years to finish their degree (this is called the 2+2 program). Or if a student falls in love with Berks they can choose to stay here all four years to complete their degree in one of our 4-year baccalaureate majors.