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Drive to Strive Petition

Drive to Strive Petition

The Drive to Strive campaign is an effort by Penn State students, faculty and staff across the Commonwealth to get members of the community to sign a petition that asks for an increase in state funding to lower tuition rates.

The campaign is also an effort to increase awareness for Capital Day. The focus of the day-long event is the visits to state legislators’ offices in the state Capitol complex by small teams of Network volunteers, students, and other advocates. These teams meet with legislators and legislative staffers to deliver a broad message of support for Penn State and to share how that support affects their personal lives. Main messages from students and alumni request continued government support for Penn State as essential for the University to maintain and improve the quality of a Penn State education, keep tuition increases as low as possible, maintain the value of a Penn State degree, and keep the University's Commonwealth campuses strong. (Penn State Alumni Association,

Please take a few moments to sign the petition. It will not only assist current students, but future generations as well.

Be sure to select Penn State Schuylkill as your campus so that your survey will count towards our campus goal!