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Pennsylvania State University

LC control no.n 79097418
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name headingPennsylvania State University
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Variant(s)Pennsylvania. State University
Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania State University
Penn State
PSU (Pennsylvania State University)
Penn State University
See alsoPredecessor: Pennsylvania State College
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Other standard no.Q739627
Beginning date1953
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedUniversity Park (Pa.) State College (Pa.)
Field of activityEducation, Higher
Special noteUnused subdivision: Office of the Vice-President for Research.
Found inBezilla, M. Penn State, an illustrated history, c1985: p. 237 (Pennsylvania State University; name changed from Pennsylvania State College, 1953)
World of learning, 45th ed., 1995 (Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; established 1855)
Wikipedia, June 7, 2019 (The Pennsylvania State University, commonly referred to as Penn State or PSU; founded in 1855; name changed from Pennsylvania State College in 1874 and to The Pennsylvania State University in 1953.)
PennState website, September 9, 2016: home page (PennState; Penn State; The Pennsylvania State University; University Park, Pennsylvania) This is Penn State > Penn State at a glance (The Pennsylvania State University, founded in 1855, is the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's sole land-grant institution and its largest public university; Penn State has 24 campuses across the Commonwealth; More than half of the undergraduates who complete studies at University Park start at another Penn State campus)
Its YouTube channel, February 23, 2022 (Penn State University)
Its Instagram page, February 23, 2022 (Penn State University; PennState's official Instagram account)
Associated languageeng