Your new home is waiting for you at Rise. Find all of the accommodations that a grad student wants without sacrificing the sophistication you’re looking for in a new apartment. With floors dedicated entirely to graduate students at Penn State, and a community unlike anything else in Happy Valley, you’ll love living the high life at Rise.

***To qualify for the Graduate floors, you must be a Graduate Student or Young Professional. Documentation is required. Undergraduate students do not qualify***


Graduate school takes a lot of work, and at Rise, we know that the spaces you occupy can make all the difference in your day-to-day life. That’s why we have designed spaces to make all that hard work a little bit easier. Whether that means offering a ton of private and group study spaces to get your ready for your next exam, or the perfect places to blow off some steam including our health and fitness center complete with Fitness on Demand, our resident hot tub, or the outdoor amenity deck. All of our amenities are for the exclusive use of residents and their guests.


Rise at State College is known across Happy Valley for high standards of living and residents who make the most out of each day. Every experience is elevated when you live here. Whether it’s college game days, being out on the town, or cozy nights in with your closest friends, fun is a little more refined at Rise. You’ll be right in the heart of the community you love with access to the best that State College has to offer including restaurants, shopping, and campus events.


Each individual residence is crafted to be a sanctuary where you can feel just as comfortable hitting the books as you are hitting the snooze button. Need your privacy? We have studio apartments with plenty of room to spare. Energized by being around others? We have floor plans for you as well. Our two and three-bedroom apartments come in all shapes and sizes with options to meet whatever your needs might be. No matter what floor plan you pick, you’ll be surrounded with the high-end finishes that help make Rise the premier choice among apartments in State College.

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Excited about all the amazing features that Rise has to offer graduate students at Penn State? See for yourself! We offer FaceTime tours of our property, covering everything from the amazing amenities to the incredible interiors our apartments offer. Contact our leasing office today to schedule your tour!

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