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Penn State New Kensington Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

New Kensington, PA

Location and Setting

New Kensington Population
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size


18.5 average low in January, 78.9 average high in September
153 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Nearest Bus Station
13 miles from campus in Monroeville
Nearest Train Station
24 miles from campus in Pittsburgh


College Housing
College does not provide housing for students
Types of Housing
Students in College Housing
Housing Requirements
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Not available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Not available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
part-time trained security personnel

Personal Support Services

Health Service
Not reported
Personal Counseling
Not offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation

Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
National Junior College Athletic Association
Nittany Lion
School Colors
Blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cheerleading x   x  
Golf x   x  
Softball x      
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cheerleading x  
Golf x  
Softball x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cheerleading x  
Golf x  
Women's Club Sports
Men's Club Sports

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities and Organizations
drama theatre, student newspaper
Not reported
Not reported
Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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