Why Rise

The newest Penn State University apartments go above and beyond traditional off-campus living.
The roar of the crowd as your team marches towards victory - it rises.
The camaraderie you experience as strangers become friends - it rises.
The confidence in your ability as your goals are achieved - it rises.
Welcome to Rise at State College, the premier student apartment building for Penn State University. Our contemporary high-rise facility is raising the bar when it comes to off-campus housing for undergraduate and graduate students alike. Rise is where quality is paramount, style is distinctive, and energy is infectious.
Rise at State College provides students at PSU innovative co-working solutions where they can hit the books privately or collaborate with their peers. This dedicated study space houses private study pods, communal tables, a Smart TV link for digital projects, and a virtual reality room.
Residents can also escape the workday and enjoy a vibrant social community. Rise stands on the edge of downtown State College, PA—just minutes from the Penn State campus. Our location allows residents to easily experience the energy of downtown, but come home to a more relaxed atmosphere where all students can thrive.
Whether you need to dial-in to college studies, give back through a community service project, or simply wind down after a long day of academic life, Rise at State College provides a welcoming environment in an upscale setting.
Rise at State College is where lifelong connections are made with sophistication and style. It’s where experiences build the confidence to realize your greatest potential.
The outlook for your life when you give yourself a strong start - it rises.
This is Rise at State College.

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