Welcome 2024

Welcome to the Penn State Hazleton family!

We're thrilled to have you join us as you kick off one of the most exciting times of your life. Our faculty and staff have dedicated themselves to preparing for your arrival in the fall, and we eagerly await your arrival on campus. Throughout this exciting journey, we are committed to supporting you at every turn.

Welcome 2024 marks the start of the academic year and it's packed with activities designed to introduce you to all the academic and extracurricular opportunities Penn State Hazleton has to offer. Your active participation in these events is key to starting off strong and getting the hang of campus life.  Learn how to navigate campus, gain a sense of belonging, discover opportunities and, the best part, meet other new and returning students and make some awesome new friends!

In addition to the Welcome activities, you'll also have the opportunity to connect with the fantastic faculty and staff at Penn State Hazleton. Taking control of your college journey right from the start will ensure a seamless transition to life at Penn State Hazleton. Make sure to include Welcome Weekend in your plans, as it's a must for all incoming students. Don't forget to mark your calendar!

We can't wait to meet you and help you kick off your collegiate adventure in style!

Welcome 2024 schedule at a glance:

Early Arrival and Orientation Activities for International and Out-of-State Students

  •  Friday, Aug. 23  - International & Out-Of-State Students
  •  Saturday, Aug. 24 - Arrival for Residence Hall Students

Welcome Activities for all new students begin on Saturday, Aug. 24.

Check back on this webpage for a full list of events you won't want to miss.