New Student Orientation
All about New Student Orientation: First-year students, learn how to take your placement test, schedule an NSO day, and register for your first semester of classes.
Parents and families are encouraged to use the campus map when exploring our beautiful grounds. The 854-acre campus features more than 50 buildings, and provides our students with numerous walking and hiking paths.
Parents & Families of New Students
Welcome to the Penn State family! Learn about campus resources to help your student navigate the challenges and celebrate the successes of college life.
Career Services is committed to offering a comprehensive array of programs and services that supports and facilitates career development for all students. Programs and resources are provided to assist students and alumni in specifying career goals, expanding knowledge of career alternatives, understanding effective decision making, and acquiring appropriate strategies and skills to carry out the process.
Many parents and families often want to continue to be involved in their student’s education. Here you will find some easy ways to get engaged.
Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend
Join us for Parents, Families & Alumni Weekend, one of the highlights of the fall semester. It's a way to celebrate our pride in Penn State Behrend's past and our excitement about what the future holds.
At Penn State, we believe that student success is enhanced when parents and families engage as partners. In our department directory, you will find a variety of resources to help you become a well-informed support system for your student.