PENN STATE STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS
Phone: (814) 865-1757
ALL INTERVIEW REQUESTS MUST BE MADE TO A MEMBER OF THE STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS OFFICE
Press CredentialsPenn State is a member of the Big Ten Conference and all press box and game day policies will conform to Big Ten guidelines.
FootballAdmittance to the Beaver Stadium press box is limited to accredited working media members only. Credential requests must be made on www.GoPSUsports.com/media. Please request credentials at least three weeks in advance of the game to permit sufficient time for mailing.
Members of the media must make their own arrangements for telephones, although the Strategic Communications Office does provide a limited number of first-come, first-served telephones on Level 3 of the press box.
Men's BasketballWorking media members only will be issued press credentials for games in the Bryce Jordan Center. Access to media row, the media work room and pre-game media meals is limited to credentialed media only. Credential requests must be made to Alissa Clendenen in writing on appropriate letterhead. Please request credentials at least a week in advance of the game. Media credentials which cannot be mailed will be left at Press Will Call (Media Entrance) located on the event level of the Jordan Center near the back truckway that faces Mount Nittany and the outdoor track.
Single game and season press credentials are issued to accredited members of the working media only. Requests for credentials should be directed to Kristina Petersen, the women's basketball contact. Please submit requests for game credentials on letterhead via fax or email at least one week in advance of each game. Press credentials will be available from the Strategic Communications office until two hours prior to tipoff. Thereafter, credentials can be picked up at Media Will Call, which is located at the Media/Team entrance, on the south side of the Bryce Jordan Center, near Parking Lot 8.
Single game and season press credentials for Penn State Men's Hockey should be directed to Jeremy Fallis. Single-game requests should be made at least one day prior to the game. All credentials can be picked up at the Pegula Ice Arena media entrance, which is located along the south side of the building.
Women's HockeySingle game and season press credentials for Penn State Women's Hockey should be directed to Jen Heisel. Single-game requests should be made at least one day prior to the game. All credentials can be picked up at the Pegula Ice Arena media entrance, which is located along the south side of the building.
WrestlingMedia who wish to receive a credential for the upcoming wrestling season should send an email request with the following information -- Name, Outlet, Type (print press/photo/video or TV/web) - to Patrick Donghia, the wrestling contact. Single dual credentials are also available. If coming to Rec Hall for a single date, please supply the above information plus the date of said dual.
Olympic SportsSingle match or game Olympic Sports credentials are issued to working media only who are covering one of the following sports: baseball, softball, men's/women's lacrosse, women's volleyball, men's/women's gymnastics, men's/women's soccer and field hockey. Credential requests must be sent via fax or email to the strategic communications contact responsible for the sport.
To request a full-season Olympic Sports credential, email Ronda Andrews in the Strategic Communications office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Media ResourcesClick the link below to access yearly guides for all of the Penn State athletic programs.