New Student Orientation & Academic Initiatives

NSO 2022 has concluded and we hope that you have a great Fall semester! To see what NSO 2022 was like please click here to visit our Flickr.

Feel free to contact our office with any questions that you might have at

What's New

Signature Events

Click below for a preview of the upcoming special events and programming for NSO like Highball to Hey Day, An Evening at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Late Night Activities Fair.

Learn More about Signature Events

Thrive at Penn (TAP)

Thrive at Penn (TAP) is an online program that assists students with their Penn experience. For incoming undergraduate students, TAP modules will go live on Monday, August 1. For more information, please see the Thrive at Penn (TAP) page under the program tab.

Learn More about Thrive at Penn (TAP)