2022 Golf Instruction

The Penn State Golf Courses offers golf instructional programs to meet each individual's needs. Our expertly trained PGA professionals are dedicated to making golf more fun and enjoyable with current and comprehensive golf instruction. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or accomplished golfer, you will find our instruction is designed to assist you with achieving your greatest potential. Private or group instruction is available. Please contact a member of our golf professional staff to schedule your instructional needs.

Private Individual Lessons
PGA/LPGA Half Hour Lesson $45
PGA/LPGA half hour lesson - with video $55
Small Group and Specialty Lessons
Get Golf Ready Camps  $125/Person
Make your own Group Lesson (4 person min) $32/Person
Playing Lesson with PGA Professional $85/Person

2022 Penn State Adult Group Classes

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Get Golf Ready is designed to teach everything you'll need to play golf in just a few lessons. This program will teach you everything you'll need to play golf in just a few lessons. a PGA Professional will show you that there are lots of ways to play, by combining fun, friends, and fitness. Each session will focus on the various golf skills you will use while playing. In addition to learning the basics, you will be guided onto the golf course to put your skills into action in a casual, friendly setting. What You Need to Bring is just yourself, a desire to have fun, and perhaps a few friends to enjoy the great outdoors. Golf Clubs, balls, and other equipment will be provided for your use.
The price for each "Get Golf Ready" Golf School is $125 for eight hours of instruction, a Round of Golf on the White Course, and 10-small buckets of driving-range balls to practice. Please see the dates & times each program will be offered below

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$125 for each School  - (Includes 8 Hours of instruction, FREE Round of Golf & 10-Small Buckets of Balls)

Tuesday-Friday 5:30 PM-7:30 PM

  • Week 1 April 19-22   Full
  • Week 2 May 17-20    Full
  • Week 3 June 7-10     Full
  • Week 4 July 19-22    Full




2022 PGA Junior League

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PGA Jr. League is a game-changing opportunity for boys and girls to learn and play golf. The program brings family and friends together around fun, team golf experiences with expert coaching from award-winning PGA Professionals. Our program begins in May and ends in August, junior golfers will play at Penn State, Belles Springs, Mountain View CC, Centre Hills CC, and Philipsburg Elks CC.  

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Registration closes April 15th


Match Schedule

June 9th        Match   Penn State White Course 1:00-3:30

June 16th       Match   Centre Hills    1:00-3:30

June 29th       Match   Belles Springs  12:30-3:00

July 14th       Match   Philipsburg Elks 8:30 AM

July 21st       Match   Mountain View GC 12:00-2:30

July 28th       Match Sinking Valley     1:00-3:00

2022 Penn State Junior Golf Clinics

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PGA Sports Academy is a FUN first program! Juniors will play games while learning the important skills needed to play golf. This is our introductory instructional program for juniors age 6-11, no equipment is needed, but may be purchased if your child becomes interested in golf. Students will be assigned to groups according to skill and age level. Students will be instructed on various skills including; putting, chipping, sand play, and full swing. Rules, etiquette, and course management will also be addressed.

Thursday is our Play like a Pro day, parents or guardians will Caddie for their child out on the golf course. This is a great way for the child to show everything they learned during camp and have FUN playing golf.

Spaces are limited and all Covid Safety Protocols will be followed

We will offer four different clinics for 2022, each day is 2-hours long:  Programs: Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-11:00 AM

To Register, click the link below

  • Camp 1: June 27-1   Full
  • Camp 2: July 18-22    Full
  • Camp 3: August 8-12  Full

  Junior Program Fee  $125 for each Week-Long Clinic



2022 Penn State Coaches Day Camp for Junior Golfers

  • Penn State Coaches Day Camp #! - June 20-23 (9:00AM-3:00PM Daily, Lunch Included)
  • Penn State Coaches Day Camp #2 - June 27-30 (9:00AM-3:00PM Daily, Lunch Included)

The Penn State Coaches Day Camps are geared for students entering grades five through twelve next fall.  Campers are divided up according to age and experience.  Juniors are taught by top collegiate coaches and PGA teaching professionals. A wide variety of topics will be covered as well as the opportunity each day to play on the course. 

Instruction will include course management, strategies, self-management skill for optimal performance, short game mastery, and full swing mastery. Lectures, demonstrations, and application will focus on the skills players need to take their game to the collegiate level.

For more information or to register, visit Penn State Sports Camps by Clicking-Here  or call (814) 865-0561.


2022 Nittany Lion Golf Schools

Please Click Here for more info & how to registration for any of the Nittany Lion Golf Schools Listed Below:


With Penn State Women’s Golf Coach Denise St. Pierre and Teaching Professional Mary Kennedy Zierke!

Curiosity is our best teacher!”  Have you been curious on why, what and how to elevate your game? We will explore with you why, what and how, to get what you want from the game!

We will cover all skill areas of the game and include on course instruction.

Nittany Lion Golf School (Coed)  

*All schools will run Friday 12:00-3:00, Saturday 9:00-3:00 (includes lunch), and Sunday 9:00-12:00

School #1  May 20-22, 2022

School #2  June 17-19, 2022

School #3  June 24-26, 2022



A program designed for inexperienced players or new to the game!

Friday - 9:00-12:00- Registration and Introduction to your learning process. Exploring the game of golf from rules and etiquette to skills needed to play

Saturday - 9:00-3:00 –(Lunch will be provided)

Building Your swing from short to long

Sunday -9:00-12:00-Review and plan for integrating the game into your life



Friday - 9:00-12:00- Registration and Introduction to your learning process. Short Game Skills and Strategies for Scoring

Saturday - 9:00-3:00 –(Lunch will be included)

Building Your Full Swing-discover your “blind spots” to being your own coach/On Course instruction

Sunday -9:00-12:00-Review and plan for future improvement


If interested in registering for a Nittany Lion Golf School, please contact Penn State Women's Head Golf Coach Denise St. Pierre at (814) 329-0456 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information on any of our golf instruction programs, please call (814) 280-0969 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Steve Wager, PGA Director of Instruction and Player Development.

1523 W. College Ave, State College, PA 16801