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    Food and Health Interest Area with the College of Ag Sciences: Prospective Student Afternoon Visit

    Friday, March 15, 2024 at 2:30 PM until 4:30 PMEastern Daylight Time UTC -04:00


    Lobby - Animal, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences Building
    Shortlidge Road
    University Park, PA 16802
    United States

    Do you see yourself formulating new food products? Improving the way food is produced? At the front line of research preventing the next pandemic? Helping disadvantaged communities connect to local food systems?

    If food or health are your future, visit us to discover the variety of opportunities provided by the College of Agricultural Sciences and learn about the following majors:

    • Agribusiness Management  
    • Animal Science
    • Biological Engineering
    • BioRenewable Systems 
    • Community, Environment and Development 
    • Food Science 
    • Immunology and Infectious Disease 
    • Pharmacology and Toxicology 
    • Plant Sciences 
    • Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences 
    ​​Plan to spend up to three hours with us! You can experience our community’s energy and sense of purpose with a walking tour led by current students, hear from our director of student recruitment about our college, and join in-depth conversations with representatives from up to two majors. Register today!

    Visit Schedule:
    1:30 PM – 2:15 PM: Ag Hill Walking Tour (Optional)
    2:30 PM – 3:00 PM: College Interest Area Overview
    3:15 PM – 3:45 PM: Conversation with Major #1
    4:00 PM – 4:30 PM: Conversation with Major #2

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    During your visit, you have the option of starting with a walking tour of Ag Hill.  Then, after a college overview presentation, you can meet with program representatives for up to two in-depth conversations.  Please follow the links below if you would like to learn more about any of the majors or programs before you make your selections:

    Agribusiness ManagementFood SciencePlant Sciences

    Animal Science
    Community, Environment and DevelopmentVeterinary and Biomedical Sciences
    Biological EngineeringImmunology and Infectious Disease
    BioRenewable SystemsPharmacology and Toxicology

    Start your visit with a walking tour of Ag Hill (~45 minutes), led by current Ag Sciences student ambassadors:

    Start your visit with a walking tour of Ag Hill (~45 minutes), led by current Ag Sciences student ambassadors:

    This visit focuses on the College of Agricultural Sciences and does not cover information from the Undergraduate Admissions Office, Housing & Food Services, the Office of Student Aid, or New Student Orientation. See resources and visit options available through University Admissions. Additionally, please note that tours of animal facilities are not part of this visit session. View all available Ag Sciences visit and appointment experiences.

    Note: An automated email confirmation will be sent once this form is submitted. If you do not receive an email confirmation, please check your spam folder before contacting agsci@psu.edu for assistance.