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Welcome Week

As of 08/19/20 - The University has made the decision that undergraduate courses will continue remotely for the fall quarter and University housing will remain closed to undergraduates during the fall term. For the most up to date information, visit the Drexel University Coronavirus Website.

Welcome New Dragons! We are so excited that you have decided to join the Drexel community. Your time with us will begin with Welcome Week, Drexel's new student orientation event, which begins on Saturday, September 12 and continues through Sunday, September 20, with classes officially beginning on the following day.

Are you a commuter or transfer student? There is a special online session being held just for you on Monday, September 15. Be sure to download the DrexelOne Mobile app and add the Commuter and Transfer Welcome Bash to your schedule!

Welcome Week Schedule

There is a full schedule of fun activities over the course of the week designed to introduce everyone to the campus, fellow classmates, and the city. Start creating your personalized Welcome Week schedule; it's easy with an app.

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Accommodations and Additional Information

If you have a disability and would like to request accommodations in order to participate in Welcome Week activities, please contact Disability Resources at 215.895.1401 or

If you have additional questions, please call 1.800.2.DREXEL or 215.895.2400, or email

Co-op Experience: Maura

Maura Jarvis relates why the Drexel environment speaks to her and how her experience with our Co-op program has placed her on an advanced path to career success.