For general questions about the Undergraduate Chemistry Program:
Contact the Undergraduate Chemistry Office
Department of Chemistry
The Pennsylvania State University
219 Whitmore Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802-6300
Associate Head of Undergraduate Education
Undergraduate Program Office Staff
Our mission is to provide excellence in service and support for the students and faculty in the Chemistry Undergraduate Program.
Please contact Rachel Weaver if you have questions about:
Degree Audits for Chemistry Majors / Minors
Lab Fees / Course Controls
Please contact Shannon Chappell if you have questions about:
Make Up Exams
Credit by Examination
Please contact Candace Burns if you have questions about:
Dean’s List Letters
Please contact TBA if you have questions about:
General Student Questions
Our mission is to provide support service to the teaching laboratories and chemistry lectures by preparing hands-on learning opportunities and visual aids. Our goal is to assist our faculty to meet their teaching objectives and to provide a positive learning environment for our students.
Dennis Weidel manages the laboratory preparation and lecture demonstration staff.
General Chemistry Labs Support:
Trevor Curry and Lance White prepare experiments and equipment for the general chemistry labs, maintain stockroom inventory, and mix necessary reagents and chemicals.
Organic Chemistry Labs Support:
Lexee Baker and Larry Batterson provide support for the undergraduate organic chemistry labs. They prep and set up the experiments and restock all the needs of the organic labs.
Laboratory and Lecture Demonstration Support
Our mission is to provide chemical demonstrations to the teaching laboratories and chemistry lectures by preparing hands-on learning opportunities and visual aids. Our goal is to assist our faculty to meet their teaching objectives and to provide a positive learning environment for our students.
Philip Stemple creates chemical reactions to enlighten students.