COPPER BEECH STATE COLLEGE IS A LIVING-LEARNING ENVIRONMENT, MADE ESPECIALLY FOR STUDENTS!
We want your college student to be successful throughout their career at Penn State. They need a good foundation and support to gain this success. Copper Beech State College meets every need that your student will have while in college so they can achieve what they came here for in an enjoyable atmosphere.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Internet included?
Yes. High speed Internet in every bedroom is included.
Is cable TV included?
Yes. Cable TV with a full line up of channels will be provided in every bedroom.
Are there washers and dryers on the property?
Yes. Every apartment comes equipped with a washer and dryer.
Are meal plans required in Copper Beech?
All apartments come with a full kitchen, which includes a dishwasher and full size refrigerator. So, you can prepare your own meals without the means of a meal plan. However, meal plans are offered on campus if you are interested in purchasing one.
Are pets allowed?
We have a limited number of pet friendly units available. Please call our office for availability and size and breed restrictions.
What's the difference between Copper Beech lease-agreement and other apartment leases?
Individual leasing means peace of mind for you. Your financial responsibility is only for your space unlike many apartments or rental houses wehre a join lease in signed.
How much does it cost?
Prices vary by community. So please call our friendly, knowledgeable associates at your schools' Copper Beech to find out how affordable it is to get into your Copper Beech.
Are the apartments furnished?
Both unfurnished and furnish units are available. See the floor plan section of the website to see the list of furnishing included in the furnished units.
What if I need maintenance in my room?
Copper Beech will have its own maintenance staff. You can request maintenance by email, by calling our office or in person at the leasing office.
Can I choose my roommates?
Yes. Along with your lease agreement, you will receive a resident profile card. You can write in the name the roommate you want to live with, and we'll make sure you are assigned together.
Are any students given preference or priority in Copper Beech?
No. Copper Beech is leased on a first-come, first-serve basis and we welcome anyone who meets our application criteria. Therefore, it is important that you lease as soon as possible to secure an accommodation for next year.
Can I have overnight guests?
Yes. As long as you have discussed your guest's stay with your roommates, you can have overnight guests for up to three consecutive nights. Please make sure guests park in guest parking.
I'm graduating in December. Can I get out of my Copper Beech lease-agreement?
Copper Beech does not allow people to get out of their lease agreements. Copper Beech does allow tenants to find someone to take over their lease agreements for them. The responsibility however is that of the tenant to find a replacement. Contact Copper Beech directly to find out ways to make finding a replacement a little bit easier.
Is there parking on site? Do I have to pay to park?
Yes, each unit is allowed a certain number of parking spaces. If an additional parking space is needed, there would be an additional charge.
Is there a curfew at Copper Beech?
No. Copper Beech is an apartment facility and offers students a lot of freedom in an academic setting. However, residents are expected to behave in a mature, responsible and courteous manner while living in the community. You are living here with hundreds of other residents!
Can I request a specific room or building in Copper Beech?
Absolutely! We will try our best to accommodate all special requests. These requests can be made on the resident profile card as well as the application. Keep in mind that we operate on a first come first serve basis at Copper Beech so it is not always possible to grant you all of your preferences!