Admissions Brown Bag
Insights into the College Admissions Process
January 23, 12pm – 1pm Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce Street, Golkin Room
What is holistic admissions? Early Decision? Restricted Early Action? Early Action? Regular decision? Join the Penn Undergraduate Admissions staff for an in-depth discussion about the parts of a college application, admissions plans and supporting your student during the whole process.
Navigating the Curricular Waters
February 13, 12pm – 1pm Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce Street, Golkin Room
Join Penn’s Undergraduate Admissions staff to discuss the role of the high school transcript and course selection in the holistic admissions review. This may be particularly timely for parents of high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are choosing courses for upcoming terms in 2019.
Paying for College Workshop
March 4, 12pm – 1pm The Arch, 3601 Locust Walk, Room 108
This workshop provides insight and guidance for the major financial decisions involved in saving for college. Albert Corrato, Jr., Certified Financial Planner Professional from Creative Financial Group, MassMutual, will lead this financial wellness learning opportunity.
Navigating the Tuition Benefit and Financial Aid for Your College Age Dependents
March 25 12:30pm – 1:30pm Learning and Education, 3624 Market Street, Suite 1A South
Join staff from Penn’s Student Financial Services (SFS) and Human Resources Tuition Benefits Offices to learn more about the tuition benefit program for dependents and the financial aid process. The session will help to clarify how the tuition benefit interacts with financial aid packages. It will also offer tips for reading and comparing financial aid package components and communicating with financial aid offices.
Making the Most of the Campus Visit
April 29, 12:30pm – 1:30pm Learning and Education, 3624 Market Street, Suite 1A South
Professionals from Penn’s undergraduate admissions office will discuss the importance of the campus visit. The session will cover helpful information to assist you and your child in planning and making the most of their trips to different campuses.
To Register: See https://www.hr.upenn.edu/about-hr/news/myhr