Transfer - New Student Orientation

Transfer -  New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation for Transfers is designed for transfer students who have accepted their offer of admission to Penn State by sending in their Acceptance Notification and Enrollment Fee. 


After you have paid the fee, you will receive an invitation by email.  You will register online for one of several dates when Tools for Success is offered.  The program is important:

  • Learn about our policies and programs
  • Take a tour of campus
  • If necessary, visit the financial aid office
  • Schedule your classes
  • Meet other transfer students

  • Before you attend the New Student Orientation (NSO) for Transfers, you will be required to complete the mandatory homework, available at this link:

  • HOMEWORK for New Student Orientation  for Transfers