Spring Welcome Weekend
YOU ARE INVITED TO OUR SPRING WELCOME PROGRAM ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 9 AND FRIDAY, JANUARY 14
The Office of Campus Life and the Welcome Weekend Leadership Team are excited to welcome our new students to the Penn State Berks campus! During this program, we will be helping students to navigate campus and find their classrooms, review the various resources available to all students, and help students to get a jump start on developing connections to their peers. We hope you’ll register in advance, so we know to expect you!
Sunday, January 9
Moving into the Residence Halls
Students that will be living in the residence halls will be able to log on to e-Living to view their room assignment and schedule your arrival date and time. For more information, visit the Housing and Food Services arrival site! We highly recommend you check out the What to Pack and What to Leave section of their website. We ask students to schedule their arrival times as early as possible.
3:00 – 7:00 p.m., Perkins Multipurpose Room
Students will spend the afternoon in interactive sessions that will help new students feel connected to each other and campus. Orientation Leaders have designed these to help students feel as prepared as possible for their first week of classes.
CAB presents Crazy Bob’s New Year’s Eve Giveaway Dance Party
8:00 p.m., Perkins Multipurpose Room
Join our Campus Activities Board (CAB) and Crazy Bob, a Penn State Berks icon, as we celebrate the start of the new school year with music, fun, and most importantly, PRIZES!
Monday, January 10
CAB Mixer and Tie Blankets
9:00 p.m., Perkins Multipurpose Room
Our Campus Activities Board invites you to take a peek behind the magic of the events they plan by attending their mixer where they’ll be putting together tie blankets and discussing events you can look forward to for the Spring semester.
Tuesday, January 11
Paws for Success presents New Year, New (PS) You Vision Board
3:00 p.m., TBD
The first week of the semester is the perfect time to plan out your vision for what you’d like to accomplish during the semester, the new year, and during your time as a Penn Stater and beyond! It’s never too early to take the first step toward your dreams, let our Paws for Success workshop guide you!
Wednesday, January 12
Student Government Association presents CLUB RUSH
12:15 p.m., Perkins Lobby
At Penn State Berks, we pride ourselves on the variety of clubs and organizations that are available for students to get involved with! Mix and mingle with student leaders to see which club might be the best fit for you! Use this link (https://berks.psu.edu/clubs-and-organizations) to take a sneak peek at which clubs and organizations might be in attendance!
CAB presents Winterfest
5:00 – 7:00 p.m., TBD
Enjoy a cozy night in with the Campus Activities Board as you create your own snow globes and other crafts while enjoying karaoke and cookie decorating.
Friday, January 14
Welcome Program 2.0
3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
You’ve made it through your first week, but we know there is still a ton for you to learn about your new campus. During Friday, we’ll save some time to answer any questions that you have, while also further reviewing the opportunities available to you as a Penn State Berks student.