Welcome Week

Welcome Weekend2014 Fall Welcome Week Information

Mission, Goals and Objectives

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College is committed to supporting new students in their transition to college, both inside and outside the classroom. The goal of Welcome Week is to successfully integrate new students into the intellectual, social and cultural climate of the campus community.

The objectives of Welcome Week are:

  • To assist students' and families' transitions to Penn State Behrend
  • To inform students and families of support services available on campus.
  • To inform students of the opportunities to get involved in co-curricular activities.
  • To create opportunities for new students to interact with faculty and staff.
  • To create opportunities for new students to interact with and meet other students.
  • To offer programs that introduce students to issues relating to academics.
  • To offer programs that introduce students to issues relating to diversity and culture.
  • To offer programs that introduce students to issues relating to personal growth and social development.

Questions?  Please contact:

Ashley Christ
Coordinator of Student Involvement and Fraternity and Sorority Life
814-898-6171
alc31@psu.edu