January 31st through February 2nd, 2020

By invitation only - Travel expenses for eligible applicants will be paid by the Penn State Entomology Department. Apply by December 20th for priority consideration!

Talk to faculty and current graduate students! Explore your research options and tour research facilities and labs like:

Contact LaTrisha Hough for more information. 814-865-3077 or Email

Tentative Recruitment Weekend Schedule:

  • Thursday, January 30th - Arrive in State College
  • Friday, January 31th - Introduction to the college; introduction to the department and program; visit with and tour labs of faculty who have research interests similar to yours; evening reception
  • Saturday, February 1st - Meet with current graduate students; tour campus; dinner
  • Sunday, February 2nd - Leave State College

Admission requirements and on-line application process...