Grants are now live! We offer $200 First- and Second-Year Experience grants, $500 Year of Civic Engagement grants, and marketing opportunities for you and/or your organizations. Apply HERE!


The NSO and SYO 2021 calendar of events will be updated on a daily basis throughout orientation as we continue to monitor the University's Covid-19 response.

New Student Orientation (NSO) is a series of activities for undergraduate students and families designed to help with a successful transition to University life.

NSO 2021 will begin on Wednesday, August 25 and conclude on Monday, August 30. Classes will start on Tuesday, August 31. Feel free to contact our office with any questions that you might have at  Enjoy your summer and get excited for your next four years at Penn!

Information about graduate and professional orientation can be found here.

Find us on Social Media

Facebook Class of 2025 Facebook  
Instagram NSO Instagram