While routinely ranked among the country's best places to live and raise a family, State College also offers a lively, diverse environment for young professionals. "Happy Valley" is brimming with opportunities to participate in athletics or enjoy outdoor activities in a breathtaking landscape. Meanwhile, downtown State College is home to a dense cluster of student housing, restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, with thousands of young people packing the streets every weekend.
- State College Apartment Rentals
- Bars and Nightclubs
- Places of Worship
- Events and Recreation
Additionally, the Office of Student Affairs maintains a directory of student organizations, including a variety of cultural and international groups.