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Planning a Retreat

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How We Can Help:

Retreats are one of the most useful activities that student organizations participate in, and they are extremely valuable for a number of reasons. Students can get to know one another on a deep level, engage in team building exercises, set goals for the upcoming year, develop leadership skills, and have a good time together! The Student Activities Office is committed to helping you through this process. The information below may prove to be very valuable to you as you go through the process of putting together a successful and fun retreat for your organization. As always, please feel free to contact us with any additional questions at (814)863-4624. Our offices are located in 103 HUB-Robeson Center.

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Sample Packing List

Be sure to check with each facility, as some items may be provided. Also, some facilities may charge an environmental impact fee for extra paper and/or plastic waste.

Popular Retreat Locations

Below are several local campgrounds and centers that Penn State has successfully used in the past. This is not a comprehensive list of retreat locations.

103 HUB-Robeson Center | 814.863.4624 | Contact the Office of Student Activities