The pond at the Hintz Family Alumni building. The Nittany Lion Shrine. Old Main.

"Your overall staff was very friendly and helpful. Penn Stater is our families' hotel of choice when visiting State College for football games or any other events. Very nice facility and family friendly. Our family includes multiple Penn State grads with a current next generation Penn State student. Thank you!"

About Penn State

Founded in 1855, The Pennsylvania State University includes 24 campuses throughout Pennsylvania, with a total enrollment of 95,800 students. Penn State University Park, with an enrollment of 44,000 students, is the largest campus and Penn State’s central administrative and research location. Penn State’s 17 colleges offer students a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. 

Plan your trip to visit Penn State’s beautiful University Park Campus today. As a guest at one of our two hotels — The Penn Stater and the Nittany Lion Inn — you can enjoy a wealth of activities on campus and throughout the area.