Penn State's Progress website is the next step in the University’s work to ensure broader communications with key Penn State stakeholders, including current and prospective students and their families, alumni, faculty and staff, local communities, and state and national media. is the University's official information resource designed to anchor communications discussing difficult issues from the last year, including ongoing legal matters, in addition to providing updates on the initiatives we've put in place to address the serious issue of child abuse.

Please visit "Progress" regularly for up-to-date information. You can also sign up for email newsletter updates on significant issues affecting the Penn State community related to the Progress website.

Judge Louis Freeh released his investigative report on July 12, 2012. The report and Freeh's press release can be found at


As a parent, you may be wondering what resources are available to you and your student. We would like to share the following links to on-campus resources:

Counseling & Psychological Services

Center for Women Students

Center for Ethics & Religious Affairs

LGBTA Student Resource Center

Morgan Academic Support Center for Student Athletes

Multicultural Resource Center

Paul Robeson Cultural Center

Penn State Learning

Residence Life

Rock Ethics Institute

Resources for Ethical Deliberation

University Libraries Resource Guide

In addition, we would like to share the following link for parents and teachers:

Managing Strong Emotional Reactions to Traumatic Events: Tips for Parents and Teachers