A celebration of academic excellence by Penn State student-athletes

Posted on Jan 29, 2019 in Academic Excellence, Home Page

The continued tradition of excellence in the classroom by Penn State student-athletes was celebrated at the 3rd annual Penn State Athletics Academic Celebration. The impressive number of Academic All-Americans and Academic All-Big Ten student-athletes at Penn State are proudly displayed in the main lobby of the Morgan Academic Center. The mission of the Morgan Academic Center is to o provide nationally recognized support services to all...

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Student-Athletes Deliver Record-Tying 90 Percent Graduation Rate

Posted on Nov 14, 2018 in Academic Excellence, Home Page

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.— Penn State student-athletes continue to graduate well above their peers nationwide, delivering a second consecutive record-tying academic performance, according to data announced by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The NCAA’s annual graduation rates study of institutions across the nation revealed Penn State student-athletes at the University Park campus earned a Graduation Success Rate...

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Academic Counseling

Posted on May 29, 2017 in Home Page

The Morgan Center Counselors help with academic planning and career choices for student-athletes, as well as keeping them informed of NCAA, Big Ten and University policies affecting their academic eligibility. Academic Counseling Penn State Alumni Association First-Year Enrichment Program Learning...

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Our Facility

Posted on May 25, 2017 in Home Page

The new Morgan Academic Center opened in June 2016.  It has approximately 32,000 square feet of academic support space for use of over 800 student-athletes across 31 teams. The new facility also includes: Reading and study rooms for both individual and group study, along with a traditional computer lab Collaborative learning spaces with state-of-the-art wireless technology for both individual and group tutoring and mentoring Classroom space for...

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Student Spotlight

Posted on May 20, 2017 in Home Page

  Created in 2017, the Student Spotlight award is presented to a group of students that are excelling both in the classroom and on the field of play. The Morgan Academic Center would like to congratulate these students each month on their hard work, dedication, and success and thank them for their continued efforts throughout their journey as Penn State student-athletes.   April 2018 Student Spotlights In the month of April, we will be...

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Career Development

Posted on Feb 16, 2016 in Home Page

Helps students with resume and cover letter writing, obtaining related work experiences, and gaining professional employment. Career Development Athletic Director’s Leadership Institute (ADLI) Penn State Alumni Association First-Year Enrichment Program Life Skills...

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