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Looking to get involved in the community? We have many opportunities for students living off campus.

Off-Campus Student Union

The Off-Campus Student Union is a student organization affiliated with Penn State's University Park campus. The organization represents and addresses the concerns of students living off campus.

The organization has a large working network of Penn State University administrators, State College residents, and Borough officials. The Off-Campus Student Union builds proactive positive relationships with off-campus stakeholders and advocates for student interests with off campus decision makers.

If you have questions, concerns, or would like to join us, please contact us, or drop by one of our meetings.

221B HUB-Roberson Center
Weekly Meetings : Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. 233 HUB (the Donovan Room)

Lion Bash

The Living In One Neighborhood (LION) Bash is a partnership between the Borough of State College and Penn State Student Affairs to foster a sense of community and facilitate activities that promote safe, attractive, and diverse neighborhoods.

The LION Bash unites students, government, and Penn State leadership in order to promote a greater sense of community and connection.

For more information, please contact the Borough's Office of Community Engagement at (814) 234-7110 or email us.

Open Forums with State College Borough

The Borough Round-table Discussion is an event hosted by  the Off-Campus Student Union. Members of the State College Borough, Off-Campus Student Union, and Penn State representatives meet to discuss various town and gown issues. It is a collaborative event to foster unity between the town and university.

Next Forum: TBA