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Important message for students who plan to complete their degrees at University Park, including those who plan to apply for a change of campus to University Park:

The B.S. in Security and Risk Analysis – Entrance into the Information and Cyber Security option will be discontinued after the Spring 2019 semester at University Park.


Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 11, LionPATH registration holds will be placed for students who have not submitted mandatory immunization information through myUHS. The registration hold will prohibit students from scheduling for spring 2018 courses until the requirement has been met. This will impact approximately 5,000 students new to the University in summer and fall 2017.


Some students may have received an email from the Registrar's Office with the subject of "Attendance in Question." These students have been identified for various reasons, mostly because of a delinquent Bursar account, that they might not actually be here for the current semester. The students are told to email the Registrar's Office to let us know that they truly are attending or their Fall 2017 classes will be cancelled on September 28th.


Though an on-going campaign has been underway to inform students of immunization requirements, many are still non-compliant.  As a result, registration holds have been placed on those students who are out of compliance.


Students can use Update Academics in LionPATH to change, add, or remove majors, options, minors, and certificates. If you have completed or are taking the Entrance to Major (ETM) courses this semester, you can request a change into the major for the Fall 2017 semester. This change is conditional based on your completing the ETM courses with a C or better and have a cumulative gpa of at least a 2.0.


The first day for ALL students to register for summer 2017 classes at any Penn State campus is February 2nd.  The Class Search in LionPATH is currently available to view for the summer semester at most campus locations.  Check with your adviser if you plan to take classes at another institution.


For student that declared the SRA major after Summer 2016:

  • The 4 cr General Education/Natural Science (GN) with lab requirement has been changed to 3cr lecture only GN, no lab is required. Students will still need a total of 9cr of GN coursework. Use the Class Search in LionPATH to find a GN course.
  • SRA 365 or STAT 460 requires a grade of C or higher to be earned.