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At Penn State, we think ideas and solutions come from bringing in a multitude of perspectives. The root of Penn State’s success is founded upon the ambition and determination of our talented and diverse faculty, staff, and students. Come work at Penn State, as we are not just a University, we are a community driven to make a difference.


Interested in a career with Penn State? Explore our opportunities below.

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Is this your first time applying for a job to Penn State? Do you have questions? Please check out our Application Process for External Applications or our Frequently Asked Questions to help you if you get stuck. If you still can't find what you're looking for, feel free to contact HR Services at 814-865-1473.

Penn State Values




The University is committed to providing a comprehensive benefits program to all our employees.

Time Off

The University offers a comprehensive time-off package that may include; vacation, sick, and personal leave.

The Future

Full-time faculty and staff are eligible to participate in one of two mandatory retirement plans.


Penn State employees and their dependents can earn a degree from the University at 25% of the cost.

Professional Development

Continuous learning and professional development is at our employees finger-tips.

Discount Programs

In a collaborative effort with over 100 participating businesses, Penn State provides an “extra” benefit for being affiliated with the University.

If you are unable to use our online application due to impairment or disability, please contact HR Services at 814.865.1473. Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.