Jump into the new academic year! Cool off at the ice cream social on the Sutherland Plaza and join a club — or two — at the Involvement Fair.
Take the first step to make the most of your college career — get involved!
With more than 40 student organizations, internship possibilities, research opportunities, immersion projects, and endless resources, you're sure to find a home at Penn State Abington. It all starts with Welcome Week.
Learn how Penn State Abington offers students exposure to real world experiences, travel, connections, innovation and more.
Wednesday, Aug. 28, and Thursday, Aug. 29, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m under the tent on the Intramural Fields.
Every student organization, as well as special interest offices and departments, is represented. Meet, explore, and join!
"Get involved! I know you've probably heard this so many times. There's something out there for every one of you, but you have to go out and find it!" - Mary Roche
On Campus & Part-Time Employment Fair
Looking to earn money? We can help! Find out about jobs on campus and in the local community at the Employment Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. under the tent.
Ice Cream Social
Cool off after that hectic first week! Meet on the Sutherland Plaza for free ice cream from 12:15 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Our Abington Campus Entertainment (ACE) team provides many opportunities to meet new people throughout the year. An Ice Cream Social is a great way to ring in the new academic year, make friends, and enjoy a summer treat as we wrap up the season.
Credit: Pam Brobst
Don't forget to check out Get Connected to stay updated on all events and programs throughout the year.
"It's amazing the power students have here"
Stacy Wanerman reflects on her biggest influence - fellow student Alex Rose - during her 4 years at Abington.
Read about Stacy's journey: http://news.psu.edu/story/301708/2014/01/27/campus-life/mom-was-right-getting-involved-college-changes-your-life