Events

NSO is filled with many fun and exciting events to make your transition into Penn smooth. From the Toga Party to Late Night Events, NSO will be an amazing and memorable experience.

NSO Calendar of Events

This general calendar lists all events for students during NSO. To see the exact schedule that applies specifically to you, please select your respective student type and school(s) on this page. (LPS students can find more information on orientation events here).

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Datesort descending Time Location
Aug 20
(All day) Various
Aug 21
8:00 am Perry World House
Aug 21
9:00 am 34th & Walnut; 37th & Locust; Upper & Lower Quad
Aug 21
9:00 am Houston Hall
Aug 21
9:00 am 1st Floor Lobby, Houston Hall
Aug 21
9:00 am 1st Floor Lobby, Houston Hall
Aug 21
9:00 am Reading Room, Houston Hall
Aug 21
9:00 am Penn Bookstore, 3601 Walnut Street
Aug 21
1:30 pm Meet the iPHINS and ePHINS at the corner of 34th Street and Walnut Street
Aug 21
1:30 pm Meet at the corner of 34th and Walnut streets
Aug 21
5:00 pm Ben Franklin Room, Houston Hall
Aug 21
6:00 pm Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
Aug 21
6:00 pm 1st Floor Lobby, Houston Hall
Aug 21
6:30 pm Lenape Garden, Greenfield Intercultural Center
Aug 21
11:00 pm 2nd Floor, Houston Hall
Aug 22
9:00 am Greenfield Intercultural Center
Aug 22
9:00 am Reading Room, Houston Hall
Aug 22
9:00 am Houston Hall
Aug 22
9:00 am 1st Floor Lobby, Houston Hall
Aug 22
9:00 am 34th & Walnut; 37th & Locust; Upper & Lower Quad
Aug 22
9:15 am B1, Meyerson Hall
Aug 22
10:00 am Perry World House, 3803 Locust Walk
Aug 22
10:00 am Conference Room, Weingarten Learning Resource Center
Aug 22
10:00 am B1, Meyerson Hall
Aug 22
10:30 am B1, Meyerson Hall
Aug 22
11:00 am College Green
Aug 22
11:00 am Irvine Auditorium
Aug 22
11:00 am College Green
Aug 22
12:00 pm Meet at College Green
Aug 22
12:00 pm Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Aug 22
12:00 pm TBD
Aug 22
12:00 pm Room 102, Chemistry Building
Aug 22
12:30 pm Arch 208
Aug 22
1:00 pm College Green
Aug 22
1:30 pm TBD
Aug 22
2:00 pm Irvine Auditorium
Aug 22
2:00 pm High Rise Field
Aug 22
2:30 pm Institute of Contemporary Art
Aug 22
2:30 pm TBD
Aug 22
4:45 pm College Green
Aug 22
5:30 pm Penn Hillel
Aug 22
5:45 pm Irvine Auditorium and Café 58, Irvine
Aug 22
7:30 pm Various Locations
Aug 22
10:30 pm College Green
Aug 23
9:00 am Meyerson B1
Aug 23
9:00 am TBD
Aug 23
10:00 am TBD
Aug 23
10:00 am Room 102, Chemistry Building
Aug 23
10:30 am Various Locations
Aug 23
10:30 am Various Locations
Aug 23
10:30 am Irvine Auditorium
Aug 23
10:45 am TBD
Aug 23
11:00 am TBD
Aug 23
11:00 am TBD
Aug 23
11:00 am Room 207, Claire M. Fagin Hall
Aug 23
12:30 pm Irvine Auditorium
Aug 23
1:00 pm TBD
Aug 23
2:30 pm Various Locations
Aug 23
5:00 pm Various Locations
Aug 23
8:00 pm Pottruck Fitness Center
Aug 23
9:00 pm College Green
Aug 24
8:00 am DRL A2, A4, and A8
Aug 24
8:00 am Chem 102
Aug 24
10:00 am Room 102, Chemistry Building
Aug 24
10:00 am 1920 Commons
Aug 24
10:00 am Various Locations
Aug 24
11:30 am Various Locations
Aug 24
2:00 pm ARCH 208
Aug 24
3:00 pm High Rise Field
Aug 24
3:30 pm Greenfield Intercultural Center
Aug 24
5:00 pm Various Locations
Aug 24
9:00 pm Penn Bookstore
Aug 24
9:30 pm Cohen Terrace Room
Aug 25
10:00 am Various Locations
Aug 25
10:00 am Hill College House
Aug 25
11:30 am Various Locations
Aug 25
6:30 pm Philadelphia Museum of Art
Aug 25
9:30 pm Kelly Writers House Garden
Aug 25
10:00 pm Irvine Auditorium
Aug 26
10:00 am Various Locations
Aug 26
11:30 am Irvine Auditorium
Aug 26
1:30 pm Irvine Auditorium
Aug 26
4:00 pm Penn Park
Aug 26
4:00 pm Penn Park
Aug 26
9:00 pm University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Aug 27
8:00 am Williams Hall 315
Aug 27
8:00 am DRL A1
Aug 27
8:00 am Chem 102
Aug 27
8:30 am DRL A2
Aug 27
9:00 am Cohen Hall 402
Aug 27
9:00 am Williams Hall 202, 205, 220
Aug 27
9:30 am Check with your OPA!
Aug 27
10:00 am Various Locations
Aug 27
10:00 am Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center
Aug 27
10:00 am Jon M. Huntsman Hall
Aug 27
10:30 am Check with your OPA!
Aug 27
10:30 am Baker Forum, Jon M. Huntsman Hall
Aug 27
11:00 am Irvine Auditorium
Aug 27
11:00 am Ann L. Roy Auditorium, Fagin Hall
Aug 27
11:00 am Various Locations, Jon M. Huntsman Hall
Aug 27
11:30 am Location announced at Dean’s Meeting
Aug 27
12:00 pm Faculty offices. Check your Canvas for exact location.
Aug 27
12:00 pm Ann L. Roy Auditorium, Fagin Hall
Aug 27
12:00 pm Various Locations
Aug 27
12:30 pm Same as “Meet Your Cohort” classrooms
Aug 27
1:00 pm Carol Ware Lobby, Fagin Hall
Aug 27
2:00 pm Irvine Auditorium
Aug 27
2:00 pm Koo Plaza & Café (2nd floor), Huntsman Hall
Aug 27
2:00 pm Meet at the Button
Aug 27
2:00 pm Meet at Carol Ware Lobby, Claire M. Fagin Hall
Aug 27
4:00 pm Cohen Hall 402
Aug 27
4:00 pm Williams Hall 723
Aug 27
4:00 pm Williams Hall 421
Aug 27
4:00 pm Williams Hall 201
Aug 27
4:00 pm Various Locations
Aug 27
7:00 pm College Green
Aug 27
8:15 pm Penn Commons and Houston Hall
Aug 29
9:00 am DRL A2
Aug 30
5:00 pm Locust Walk and College Green
Aug 31
2:00 pm Hamilton Village
Aug 31
7:00 pm Irvine Auditorium
Sep 02
10:30 am Tap House, 39th and Walnut streets