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Accepted Student Program - March 15, 2019

Congratulations on your acceptance to Penn State York! Plan to take time out of your busy spring schedule to attend an Accepted Student Program, and jump-start your transition to campus life!  Learn about enrollment next steps, and our two-part new student orientation program.  Meet and interact with our faculty, staff, current students and alumni. Tour the campus. Discover study skills that can increase your academic success at Penn State!  Lunch is provided.

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Schedule of Events

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM:
March Accepted Student Program (Information Session)

We have a busy morning planned for you at the beautiful Penn State York campus, and will keep you busy from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Next Steps:  Now that you have been accepted to Penn State, what happens next? In this first session you will learn about our two-part new student orientation program, held over the summer, as well as study skills that can increase your academic success. Information regarding the process for transitioning to the University Park campus (2 + 2 Program) will be presented, as well as financial aid updates. 

You will also attend breakout sessions, including the following:

The Parent Experience: Learn about academic integrity and the four Penn State Principles, standards expected to be embraced by all students at Penn State. Find out about safety and security on our campus from our Chief of Police. Finally, hear one student's story about campus life at Penn State York and the importance of taking advantage of opportunities for student engagement to promote success.

The Student Experience: Discover the many opportunities for active student life at Penn State York.  In this session, you will learn about clubs and organizations on campus, our athletics programs, and hear from a student panel about their experiences in class, making friends, tutoring, work study, internships and more!

Complimentary Lunch: Before you leave, let us treat you to a delicious complimentary lunch on campus!  Please contact us should you have special dietary restrictions.

Optional Campus Walking Tour and Bookstore Visit: Enjoy a 45-minute walking tour of the beautiful Penn State York campus, led by student Lion Ambassadors.