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University/college logos<br /> and marks are present in this guide; however,<br /> the Publisher and University have in no way<br /> endorsed the a<a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=1"> 2016–2017</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=2"> </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=3"> </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=4"> ABOUT THIS GUIDE CollegiateParent has published </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=5"> CONTENTS 6 7 8 13 16 20 21 22 24 26 </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=6"> 6 </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=7"> Welcome to Penn on Behalf of Penn Parents! </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=8"> About the Office of Parent Outreach and Developmen</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=9"> Contact Us O ce of Parent Outreach and Develop</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=10"> Penn Parent Mobile Apps for Move-In, Family Weeke</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=11"> Family Weekend takes place in October and provide</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=12"> Volunteer Opportunities We </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=13"> We are committed to partnering with you as you su</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=14"> What You Can Do to Support Your Student Stay in </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=15"> Disclosure is permitted: 1. In connection </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=16"> About the University of Pennsylvania At the Univ</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=17"> The Mascot Penn’s sports teams are nicknamed the</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=18"> Faculty (as of 12/2015) Standing: 2,566 Associat</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=19"> and highly interdisciplinary curricula o er stud</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=20"> 20 </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=21"> Freshman Year Initiatives at Penn </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=22"> Academic Advising The College of Arts and Scienc</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=23"> School of Nursing All students in the School of </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=24"> Career Services C</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=25"> others worry that their influence is waning. We ca</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=26"> The Penn Libraries Founded in 1750 by Benjamin F</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=27"> Study Abroad Whether Penn students study </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=28"> International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=29"> on matters such as immigration, employment, and o</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=30"> Weingarten Learning Resources Center Parents and</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=31"> Ivy League, is held each fall for first-year stude</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=32"> 32 </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=33"> Student Registration and Financial Services </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=34"> Student Financial Services (SFS) www.sfs.upenn.ed</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=35"> his/her bill online, securely and e ciently. To</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=36"> PennCard/PennCash/ PennCard The PennCard is the </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=37"> PennKey PennCard Access Code The PennCard Access</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=38"> photo later in the summer, we will make every e </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=39"> www.pennparents.upenn.edu </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=40"> Penn Bookstore Penn was the </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=41"> The Bookstore also o ers a variety of payment op</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=42"> Computer Connection The Computer Connection is t</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=43"> www.pennparents.upenn.edu </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=44"> Transportation The University o</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=45"> Penn Transit Penn Transit’s buses and shuttles h</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=46"> 46 </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=47"> University Life As the University</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=48"> The O ce of Student Affiairs The O ce of Stu</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=49"> Department of Residential Services The Departmen</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=50"> The Office of College Houses and Academic Services</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=51"> Fisher Hassenfeld College House 3700 Spruce Stree</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=52"> Dining Services At Penn, W</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=53"> How Do Dining Plans Work? First-year undergradua</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=54"> What if my Student has Allergies, a Dietary Need,</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=55"> Student Health Service The tran</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=56"> Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Cam</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=57"> The Division of Public Safety </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=58"> Penn Transit Services Penn Buses and Shuttles op</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=59"> name, phone number, and Penn email address in ord</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=60"> Athletics and Recreation Penn Athletics The Uni</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=61"> Alumni Organizations for Students and Families </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=62"> Attractions On and Near Campus Penn Museum (Univ</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=63"> Morris Arboretum An ever-changing 92-acre landsc</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=64"> 64 </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=65"> Penn Directory Information </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=66"> Weather Emergencies (215) 898-MELT (6358) Unde</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=67"> Career Services (215) 898-7531 www.vpul.upenn.edu</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=68"> Campus Map Please scan to view the </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=69"> Move-in for First-year and Transfer Students New</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=70"> SPRING TERM 2017 First Day of Classes Martin Luth</a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=71"> www.pennparents.upenn.edu </a> <a title="2016-2017 Parent Guide Final- for -Website page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/883da62e?page=72"> </a>