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New Student Orientation Program

New Student Orientation Program

Get off to a great start!

New Student Orientation

New students will receive instructions by email to register for one orientation date once they have completed their placement testing.

This is an interactive day open to students and families to introduce them to resources and services on campus. Topics include:

Review of the academics at Penn State
Advising and scheduling of Fall classes
Penn State Technology
Financial Aid and Billing
Student Services

Before attending your New Student Orientation session, you must:

Complete your ALEKS math placement exam (this exam will be available starting March 1st)
Register for your New Student Orientation session at Penn State Worthington Scranton (the registration process opens in April)
Complete your Advising Homework

Other Helpful Information:

Campus Map

You will pick one of the following New Student Orientation days:

Tuesday, June 26th

Wednesday, June 27th

Friday, June 29th

Tuesday, July 24th

Wednesday, July 25th

Friday, July 27th


August 16th will be our Transfer and Adult Student Orientation


Fall 2018 Semester Classes Start August 20, 2018