New Students (2022)

Check back soon for additional information about the Fall 2022 BGS Orientation!

BGS Orientation Schedule

We are excited to welcome you to the BGS community at UPenn! Please note that Fall 2022 term begins with orientation on August 15th and classes on August 30th. The BGS orientation schedule link is below. In addition to these activities, each graduate group has its own set of activities, which will be provided directly by the graduate groups and added to this page in early August.

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. 

                                                          Coming Soon - BGS orientation schedule 
                                                          Coming Soon - Graduate Group Specific Activities

Other Fall Semester Information and Resources

Coronavirus-Wellness Services, including Testing

Biomedical Library Resources


2021 Orientation

For reference, information about 2021 Orientation is provided below.

Penn Graduate Student Center

 Important Links: