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Military Student Experience Webinar

December 15, 2020 / 12:00 pm (EST) 1:00 pm (EST)

Our military student experience webinar is your first look into the Penn State World Campus experience, providing information about the University, our programs, and how a Penn State education can help you advance your career.

The Penn State World Campus Military Support Team, including admissions and academic advising staff, will deliver this 30-minute presentation followed by live Q&A. Learn more about:

  • how industry leaders view your Penn State degree
  • how you can benefit from a worldwide alumni network of more than 708,000 Penn Staters
  • the convenience and flexibility you can expect from Penn State's top-ranked online programs
  • grants and scholarships designed for you
  • how to apply for admission and financial aid

No application fee

No application fee

We are proud to offer active-duty, guard, reservist and veteran applicants an automatic application fee waiver for associate’s and bachelor’s degrees. Spouses and dependents can receive an application fee waiver by attending one of our military webinars, where you can learn more about our programs, military support services, and other benefits.


Margaret Oakar

Dr. Margaret Oakar is the Associate Director at Penn State World Campus Admission Services and Financial Aid.  She completed her Ph.D. at Penn State where she studied the transitional experiences of military students who study online.

Joey Donaghy

Joey Donaghy is an Admissions Counselor with Penn State World Campus Admission Services and Financial Aid. He recently graduated from Penn State World Campus with a M.Ed. in Higher Education.

Rosemary Petrunyak

Rosemary Petrunyak is a Military Academic Adviser with Penn State World Campus Academic Advising and Disability Services. She has a Master's in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma and has been working with military students for 12 years.