Select an option from the bulleted list below for more information.
- Center for Student Progress
- The Cove
- Disability Services
- Giant Eagle Penguin Pickup
- Graphic Services
- Housing & Residence Life
- The Jambar
- Pete’s Points Meal Plan
- Pete's Treats and More
- Penguin Xing
- Rookery Radio
- Student Activities
- Student Counseling Services
- Student Inclusion and Enrichment
- Student Government Association
- Student Health
- Student Organizations
- Student Outreach and Support
- Student Security Service
The Center for Student Progress focuses on college success for all YSU students by providing these specialized services:
Individual Intervention Services | Adult Learner Services | Multicultural Student Services | Student Tutorial Services | Supplemental Instruction Services | Disability Services
High-quality, fast, and friendly copying and finishing services. Located in the main concourse of the Center.
Provides design services exclusively for YSU student events, student services and student projects. We design flyers, banners, logos, brochures, and more. Large format printing, mounting and laminating are offered here as well as for the entire YSU community. Located on the lower level of Kilcawley Center.
Make yourself at home at YSU’s residence halls. The University owns and operates five student housing facilities: Kilcawley House, Lyden House, Cafaro House, Wick House, and Weller House. We offer a wide variety of living accommodations from traditional-style campus rooms to enclosed suites accommodating up to 18, as well as apartment-style living. Stop in at the front desk of any hall and ask for a tour.
A Pete’s Points plan is a prepaid account allowing you to dine on campus and several locations near campus without using cash. Your YSU ID is your form of payment. A $1 of Pete’s Points = $1 of cash. Just swipe your card and go!
Pete's Treats and More offers old-fashioned candy jars brimming with delicious chocolates, gummy candy, sweet favorites, and healthy nuts. Or choose from our large selection of shelf candy, mints, chewing gum, granola bars, crunchy snacks, and a wide variety of beverages. Single-dose health care items and U.S. Postage Stamps [limit 20] are also sold.
Penguin Xing, located on the upper level of Kilcawley. Penguin Xing is a central location with multiple services offered.
The Office of Student Activities is the center for student involvement. Want to become involved in campus life? Stop in the Student Activities Office, located upstairs in the Cove (near the Student Government Area), or check out the websites below for more information. Student Activities works with 180 student organizations, student leadership programming, the Homecoming Committee, Penguin Productions and more.
Student Counseling Services provides high quality, short-term, confidential mental health counseling, consultation, outreach (educational training), and referral services to currently enrolled YSU students.
Led by the elected president and executive vice president, as well as other elected and appointed officials, Student Government Association acts on the concerns of YSU students. It also provides funding for registered student organizations and sponsors campus events throughout the year. The SGA body meets every other Monday at 4pm in Kilcawley Center. Committees meet at the same time on the off weeks.
The Mercy Health Student Health Center is located in Kilcawley House (use the north entrance in the center of the residence hall.) Services are free for all currently enrolled YSU students. Licensed physicians and registered nurses comprise our staff. See the web site for office hours, and more information about our services.
YSU has nearly 180 student organizations that represent academic, social, and cultural awareness groups, as well as Greek Life and Student Government. We encourage you to get involved and take the first step to discover something that interests you. If you and your friends have an idea for a new organization, the Student Activities Office will help you create one. The office is located upstairs in the Cove (near the Student Government Area).
The YSU Student Security Service, sponsored and trained by the YSU Police Department, safely escorts students and employees from one campus location to another, or to the near North Side. This is a free service provided by the YSU Police Department. Our employees are linked by radio to the YSU Police Department Communications Center and make regular reports during their rounds.