Visit Edinboro

Visiting Edinboro


Schedule your visit by selecting from the on-campus and virtual options below. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at 814-732-2761 or We are excited for you to experience The Boro!

Spring is in the air and there is no better time to find your place at PennWest University.

On April 15, 2023, we are excited to share California, Clarion and Edinboro’s strong history with you and your family at our Spring Open House events.

Register to visit your campus today:


These programs are designed for students who have been admitted to begin the fall 2023 semester. Students will learn more about the academic programs and their next steps to enrolling at their PennWest campus!

Click on the dates below to register.

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When: Monday - Friday
Time: Varies by day
What to Expect:

  • You will have the opportunity to tour our Art Department studios, classrooms and galleries with a currently enrolled Art student.


In-Person, Academy Hall – Admissions Office (From Friday, Jan. 6 - Friday, Apr. 28)

(Admissions presentation followed by campus tour)

  • Monday – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Tuesday – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Thursday – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Friday – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm


These are in person visits at PennWest Edinboro for our transfer students to get answers to all their questions. Students and families will meet individually with our Transfer Counselor, followed by a campus tour. Bring a copy of your transcripts and get an instant admissions decision and an unofficial transfer credit evaluation!


We invite you to learn what PennWest Edinboro can offer you as a transfer student. Sheila McCarthy, our Transfer Counselor, will share a presentation with you.



We invite you to learn about what PennWest Edinboro has to offer you by attending a presentation hosted by one our Admissions Counselors. We look forward to meeting you.






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Student-Guided Campus Tour Video




PennWest Edinboro is yours to explore, anytime! Take a walk on our picturesque 585-acre campus and scan the QR codes placed at building entrances to learn more about what each area has to offer.

Walking Tour QR Code

Please note: Campus tours for Summer Visit Days will be self-guided with Edinboro student tour guides stationed around campus to assist.


For individual appointments, please reach out to your counselor.

Jillian Humes
Assistant Director of Admissions
Territory: All southwest PA counties and West Virginia; Eastern PA, except for Berks, Chester, Bucks, and Montgomery counties.
States: All Southern U.S. states and U.S. Territories
Phone: (814) 732-1797

Meighan Lloyd
Assistant Director of Admissions
Territory: PA Counties: Clinton, Potter, Tioga, Venango and Warren; States:NY and OH, except Ohio counties of Lake, Lorain, Geauga, Portage, Summit and Stark
Phone: (814) 732-1768

Melissa Manning
Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Territory: PA Counties: Crawford and Mercer
Phone: (814) 732-1757

Sheila McCarthy
Associate Director for Transfer Admissions
Territory: All Community Colleges
Phone: (814) 732-1756

Rena McCartney
Assistant Director of Admissions/Event Coordinator
Territory: PA Counties: Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Elk, Erie, Forest, Jefferson and McKean
Phone: (814) 732-1777

Ariel Phillips
Assistant Director of Admissions/Diversity Recruitment
Territory: PA Counties: Allegheny (city schools), Berks, Bucks, Chester, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton, and Philadelphia; States: DE, MD, NJ, VA and Washington D.C. and Ohio counties: Lake, Lorain, Geauga, Portage, Summit and Stark
Phone: (814) 732-1759




Student-Guided Campus Tour Video


Contact Us

Undergraduate Admissions Office
Academy Hall
200 E. Normal Street
Edinboro, PA 16444
Phone: 814-732-2761