University Park campus, located in the municipality of State College in central Pennsylvania, is the largest of the Penn State campuses and the administrative hub of the University.
The diverse community hosts students from all fifty states and more than one hundred countries, with a typical annual student population of more than 40,000.
The campus houses eleven of the University’s undergraduate colleges, the Graduate School, Schreyer Honors College, and a campus of Penn State Dickinson School of Law. It is the base for the University Libraries, which serve all the campuses in the Commonwealth.
The Nittany Lions football team plays at Beaver Stadium on the campus and other Big Ten sporting events are held in the playing fields and in the Bryce Jordan Center, a multipurpose arena for University ceremonies such as commencement, sporting events, and entertainment.