Discover House

2013 Discover House residents in Beaver Stadium

Apply to Live in Discover House

If you are looking for a residence where you …

  • are not the only one who hasn't found a major
  • live on a co-ed floor of all first-year students (so it's easy to make friends)
  • can attend in-house programs about majors, academic planning, Penn State opportunities, and careers
  • can take classes with people you know from the floor
  • can get discounted tickets to campus events and sit with people on your floor
  • are part of a community of diverse students who want to make the most of their Penn State experience

Then sign up...

Instructions if you have not submitted a housing contract

  1. Log onto and select Accept Contract
  2. In the Special Living Option Preferences section, select Discover House
  3. Rank Special Living Option as your first choice

Instructions if you submitted a housing contract (the deadline to change is May 15)

  1. Log onto and select Request & Contract Summary
  2. Click on the contract name and scroll to Special Living Option Preferences
  3. Change your preference to Discover House
  4. Rank Special Living Option as your first choice

Don't delay; space in Discover House is limited!