Pre-Arrival

Please review the following information to assist you in preparing for your travel and arrival to Penn.

This section includes information on your Arrival and Transit, some General Preparations and a printable Pre-Departure Checklist.

View of Philadelphia from an airplane

Arrival & Transit

This section includes the steps required upon your arrival to the US and your arrival to Penn as well as useful information regarding your transportation to the Penn campus.

A view of Philadelphia and the Comcast Center

General Preparations for Students

It may be possible to register for your classes before you arrive, as well as arrange for other campus amenities. View the topics below for registering for classes and other items to set up your new life at Penn.

Pre-Departure Checklist

To assist your in preparing for your departure please use this printable Pre-Departure Checklist.