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New Student & Family Programs Upcoming Events

  • Drexel Preview Online Opens

    Monday, May 5, 2014

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    drexel.edu/orientation

    • Current Students
    • Parents & Families
    • Prospective Students
    New Students & Families:
    The Drexel Preview Online is your online resource for getting started at Drexel University. The Drexel Preview website includes check-lists, instructional videos, and other important information that will guide you through everything you need to do before classes begin in the fall.

    All new students must complete the Drexel Preview Online before attending Orientation. Visit the Drexel Preview Online website for more information.
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  • Summer Orientation Begins

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    drexel.edu/orientation

    • Current Students
    • Parents & Families
    • Prospective Students
    • Staff
    New Students & Families:
    Orientation is an on-campus event where new students and families are able to meet each other and other members of the Drexel community. Workshops presented at Orientation offer a comprehensive overview of the Drexel experience that equips new students and families with the tools necessary to make a successful transition to Drexel.

    Students should attend one Orientation session based on the college/school of their major. Each college hosts 2 to 3 Orientation sessions between July 7 and August 5. 

    College-specific dates will be announced in early March.
    Visit the Orientation website for more information.
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  • New Student Days

    September 15, 2014 through September 21, 2014

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    Various Locations

    • International Students
    • Parents & Families
    • Current Students
    • Faculty
    • Prospective Students
    • Public
    • Staff
    • Graduate Students

    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. 

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  • Family Weekend

    Friday and Sunday, November 7 & 9, 2014

    12:00 AM-12:00 AM

    Ticket Will Call & Concierge Service: Recreation Center Lobby (33rd & Market Streets)

    • Current Students
    • Faculty
    • Parents & Families
    • Public
    • Staff
    Friday, November 7 - Sunday, November 9, 2014
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