Domestic and International Students during NSO Part 2: Student Life

Part II: Student Life

Part II: Student Life

New Student Orientation: Student Life is an engaging and interactive day centered around new students getting to know each other, the campus, and what makes Penn State York special. Hear from Penn State students, faculty and staff, meet your academic adviser for the first time, and get excited about starting your Penn State journey! This program, on Friday, January 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is required for all new students, including international and transfer students.

Orientation Schedule of Events for All New Students

Friday, January 5, 2018
Community Room, Ruhl Student Community Center

Time Topic Speaker
9:00 a.m. Check-In  
9:30 a.m. Welcome/Introduction Dan Puccio, Associate Director of Student Affairs
Dr. David Chown, Chancellor
9:40 a.m. Classroom Expectations & Plagiarism Dr. Robert Farrell, Director of Academic Affairs
10:05 a.m. Study Skills & Nittany Success Center Peggy Violette, Director, Nittany Success Center
10:25 a.m. Safety and Security Bob Lehman, Police Chief
10:50 a.m. Break  
11:0 a.m. Creating Healthy Relationships & Connections Ashton Whitmoyer, Prevention Advocate, ACCESS-York/YWCA York
11:30 a.m. Making the Most of Your Penn State York Experience Scott Simonds, Director of Student Affairs
12:00 p.m. Closing/Lunch  
12:30 p.m. Optional Tour  

*Optional Tours begin at 12:30 p.m.