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Student Affairs Signature Programming

New Student Orientation

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New Student Days

New Student Days is the official welcome week for new students entering Drexel in the fall term. New Student Days events allow students to build relationships with others who are in the same academic program and who live in their community.

Welcome Back Week

Student Affairs celebrates the start of the fall and spring terms with Welcome Back Week activities and events. All students should take advantage of the opportunities to meet student organizations, learn about campus departments and enjoy free fun and food.

Fall 2014: September 23-28
Spring 2015: March 30-April 4

See the full events schedule here.

Dragons After Dark

Fun programs hosted every weekend for students. Check out the schedule of events every Thursday, Friday and Saturday here.


Homecoming is a time for alumni to come back and celebrate their time at Drexel with current students. Event s include athletic competitions, a homecoming concert, crowing of the king and queen, and various receptions. 2014 Homecoming is scheduled for Jan. 24-26. Find out more here.

Student Life Awards

Student Affairs and the Undergraduate Student Government Association collaborate to recognize and reward Drexel community members who have made significant contributions to student life at the University and in the surrounding community. Deserving students, faculty or professional staff are nominated for a number of awards during the winter term each year. Self-nominations are also accepted. Award recipients are honored at  an awards banquet held in May. Find out more here.