Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, a member of the State System of Higher Education, was founded in 1866 as Keystone State Normal School, became Kutztown State Teachers College in 1928, Kutztown State College in 1960, and achieved university status in 1983. Today, Kutztown University is a modern, comprehensive institution.
Find the right major, minor, program for you. At Kutztown University, we offer more than 125 majors, minors and concentrations for undergraduates seeking bachelors degrees, graduates seeking master's degrees or doctoral degrees.
Kutztown University faculty and students from all disciplines are conducting research, scholarship, and creative inquiries. They participate in activities that lead to technological advancements, historical and cultural revelations, economic development, and better information and decision-making.
In addition to creating and disseminating knowledge, faculty who are active in their disciplines share current knowledge with their students, often utilizing examples from their own work to aid in the understanding of concepts and the relevance of those concepts in today's world.
Career development is a journey and the Career Development Center is here to help you define your career goals (destination) and take the steps necessary to achieve those goals (route).We can help you:
Kutztown University encourages development and student success by creating a supportive environment as you work toward your degree. The university offers a variety of student support services which will help students make the most of their time at KU. Whether you need help with a paper, resume, or maybe you need a tutor for a certain class, KU has all the services you need.
Our top-notch residence halls include Wifi and streaming cable access, along with plenty of space to call your home away from home. At KU, you can even customize your own housing experience based on individual interests to ensure you get the most out of your college experience.
Fast facts about Rohrbach Library:
Kutztown University's Health and Wellness Center provides quality health care, health education and promotion, and counseling and preventative services to the campus community in a caring, cost-effective and convenient setting.
Kutztown University sits on 289 acres and is a clean, green landscape strewn with the contrasting beauty of both vibrant blossoming nature and impressive bold architecture and facilities.
Our campus has received the GreenStar award for being one of the most beautifully-maintained college campuses in the nation. KU's Arboretum is a collection of various trees and shrubs planted across campus for the campus community and surrounding communities to enjoy.
Kutztown University Recreational Services offers high-quality facilities and programs designed to promote and enhance a lifestyle of wellness throughout the Kutztown University community.
Recreational Services is comprised of four main component areas:
Greek, Academic, Religious, Cultural, Social, Athletics, Performing. There are more than 200 organizations on campus, spanning the spectrum of interests.
KU is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the Pennsylvania Department of Education.