About Us


The mission of The Arboretum at Penn State is to engage the academic strengths of the University in promoting scholarship and education about plants and their history and importance on earth.

Mission / Vision / Core Values

Learn about the mission, vision, and core values of The Arboretum at Penn State.

Our Story

Discover how the Arboretum came to fruition, starting with land being set aside in 1914.

Future Projects

Information and renderings for future projects planned for The Arboretum at Penn State.


Biographies and contact information for our staff and interns.

Contact Us

Contact information for questions and requests, including a form for general inquiries.