New Student Welcome

New Student Welcome Event

Welcome to Penn State Wilkes-Barre! The campus will kick off the 2020-2021 academic year on Friday, August 21 at 10:00 am with a virtual event for all first-year students. The entire mandatory program is expected to last approximately one hour. The event will consist of two parts. First there will be a Zoom webinar with brief introductory remarks by Dr. Dale Jones, Chancellor; Dr. Albert Lozano, Faculty Senate Chair; and Lawrence Corridoni III, SGA President. This webinar will be followed by separate Zoom meetings for each First-Year Seminar section.

Part I: Join the New Student Welcome webinar

Part II: Immediately after, attend your First-Year Seminar Zoom meeting:

Meet & Greet with Welcome Week Leaders

Meet with Student Leaders from a variety of different majors and interests. They will share with you information about clubs and organizations, leadership opportunities, and events/activities; they’ll even throw in a few ice breakers!

When: Sunday, August 23, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm
Where: Virtual via Zoom (Join the Meet & Greet)