Create Your MyPennState Profile

A MyPennState profile will allow you to customize your Penn State admissions Web experience.

MyPennState provides access to all of our online admissions services. Please complete the form below to receive a Friends of Penn State (FPS) User ID and password. You will sign into your MyPennState profile using this user id and password.

To read about how we use your information, please see our privacy policy.

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Contact Information
First Name::Please use your full name as it appears on your academic records when completing your application. If your name has changed since you attended high school and/or any postsecondary institution, please make sure both your former and current names are listed on the application and all transcripts.
Former Last Name::Please use your full name when completing the application. If your name has changed since you attended high school and/or any postsecondary institution, please list both your former and current names on the application and all transcripts.







E-mail::We require an e-mail address so we may better serve you through periodic reminders and updates. If you do not have an e-mail address, please consider obtaining free e-mail service on the Web.
Academic Information



Penn State ID
 

If you have already been assigned a 9-digit numeric PSU ID, enter it here. Otherwise, leave this field blank.

Friends of Penn State

A "Friends of Penn State" ID will be assigned to you. You do, however, need to create a password below.

A password must be at least eight (8) characters long, and must contain at least one number (0-9), but no spaces (example: pennstate24). It will be case sensitive, so please remember which letters are uppercase and lowercase.

Friends of Penn State
 

Please select from one of the secret questions below, and provide an answer that will be easy for you to remember. If you forget your password, we'll verify your identity by asking you the predetermined question and then, once you have successfully answered it, send your password to you via email.

Just in case you forget your password, the secret question and answer features allows us to verify your identity and promptly remind you of your password via e-mail. To protect the privacy of your information, it is important to choose a question that is known only to you.

Secret Question:: If you forget your password, we'll ask you for the answer to your secret question, in order to verify your identity. Please make sure the answer to your secret question is: - At least five characters in length - Something only you will know - Not related to your password in any way - Unlikely to change over time - Extremely difficult for others to guess, even if they see your secret question If you forget your password or your secret question answer, send us an email with your full name, address, and date of birth to verify your identity. Once we verify your identity, you will reset your password and send you an email with instructions on how to set up a new password.