New Students (2021)

BGS Orientation Schedule

We are excited to welcome you to the BGS community at UPenn! Please note that Fall 2021 term begins with orientation on August 16th (full schedule TBD) and classes on August 31st.

Incoming students should see important dates and deadlines in the timeline to the right and make sure to review the checklist for more information on what to do before and after arriving at Penn. 

Other Fall Semester Information and Resources

Coronavirus-Wellness Services, including Testing

BGS Faculty Research Mini-Talks

Biomedical Library Resources

Graduate Student Center - Thrive at Penn

2020 Orientation

For reference, information about 2020 Orientation is provided below.

Penn Graduate Student Center

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