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Preview Day - February 23, 2019

Penn State Behrend invites students who have been offered admission to the college to learn more about our degree programs, outstanding faculty, and tremendous academic facilities. 

Register to attend one of five Preview Day Sessions. Choose your Session based on your intended major, academic interests, or career goals:

  • Business Session
  • Engineering Session
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Session
  • Science/Nursing Session
  • Exploratory Session

Every Preview Day Session will include faculty presentations, detailed information about majors and minors, and complimentary lunch.

Optional campus tours, on-campus housing information, and financial aid presentations will be offered, as will a special presentation for prospective Honors students.

The registration period for this event has ended.

Schedule of Events

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM:
Business Session (Academic Area of Interest Information Session)

This session is for students interested in pursuing majors in business.

Engineering Session (Academic Area of Interest Information Session)

This session is for students interested in pursuing majors in engineering and engineering technology.

Exploratory Session (Academic Area of Interest Information Session)

This session is for students that are admitted to the Division of Undergraduate Studies.

Humanities and Social Sciences (Academic Area of Interest Information Session)

This session is for student interested in pursuing majors in the humanities and social sciences.

Science and Nursing Session (Academic Area of Interest Information Session)

This session is for students interesting in pursuing majors in the sciences and nursing.

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM:
Optional Campus Tour (Tour)
Optional Financial Aid Session (How to Pay for College)
Optional Honors Program Information Session (Majors Info Session and Facilities Tour)

This session is only for students offered admission to the Honors Program. It will include an information session and tour of Almy Hall.

Optional On-Campus Housing Q&A (Facilities Tour)

Use this time to see a traditional and suite style residence hall room.  Housing and Food Service Staff will be on hand to provide informationa and answer questions. Please note: If you are accepted to the Honor Program, you will have opportunity to see Almy and/or Ohio Hall during the Honors Information Session at 1:15 p.m or 2:30 p.m.

Pre-Health Information Session (Info Session)

Students who are interested in a career in healthcare are encouraged to attend a talk given by Dr. Todd Cook, Pre-Health Advising Committee Coordinator. Topics of this presentation will include: (a) the admission requirements and the application process for medical school and other health profession graduate programs, (b) the preparation timeline, (c) Penn State Behrend resources to assist students, and (d) strategies for students to enhance the competitiveness of their application.

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM:
Optional Campus Tour (Tour)
Optional Financial Aid Session (How to Pay for College)
Optional Honors Program Information Session (Majors Info Session and Facilities Tour)

This session is only for students offered admission to the Honors Program. It will include an information session and tour of Almy Hall.

Optional On-Campus Housing Q&A (Facilities Tour)

Use this time to see a traditional and suite style residence hall room. Housing and Food Service Staff will be on hand to provide information and answer questions. Please note: If you are accepted to the Honors Program, you will have opportunity to see Almy and/or Ohio Hall during the Honors Information Session at 1:15 p.m or 2:30 p.m.