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Admissions Blog

Our Admissions Blog gives you the insider's view of Drexel University. From helpful hints about the admissions process to a preview of life on campus and in Philadelphia, you'll learn more from those who know it best.

Contributors to the blog are part of the Drexel community and come from a variety of different backgrounds. Each one shares different insights that will help readers along the journey as a Drexel Dragon.

Student LifestyleStudent Lifestyle

Staying Engaged on Our Virtual Campus

posted by: Megan Kilcullen

Drexel's virtual campus continues to offer unique experiences for community members. From Zoom Group Exercise classes at the Recreation Center to an entirely virtual music festival, there is never a dull moment for our dragons.

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First Forward: Drexel's First-Generation Community

posted by: Tasha Gardner

Drexel celebrates students who are the first in their familiar to go and graduate from college.

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Inclusion in a Virtual Environment

posted by: Tasha Gardner

In a time of social distancing, engaging with our current students remains a priority.

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Virtual Tuesday/Thursday Events for Transfer Students

posted by: Kelsey Kvandal

Transferring to Drexel during COVID-109 – Get help, virtually!

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Where Do Dragons Live Their First Year?

posted by: Brittney Snider

Learn About the the housing application process for newly admitted First-Year Dragons.

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Now That You're a Dragon, It's Time to Think About These Important Steps

posted by: Catherine Campbell-Perna

Learn about the steps you need to take before attending Drexel in the fall.

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Finding Perspective in the Era of COVID-19

posted by: Michael Keaton

The Dean of Undergraduate Admissions shares how the adjustments he has made, both professionally and personally, have changed his perspective during this time.

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Choosing a College During COVID-19

posted by: Melissa Pennestri

Follow these college search tips during this unprecedented time.

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Top Five Questions to Ask Your Counselor While Preparing for Your Senior Year

posted by: Cheryl Tevlin

Explore these tips for how to make the most of your junior year meeting with your high school counselor.

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