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Welcome Events for New & Returning Students!

Mascot and Student Enjoying the Back to School Bash

Sunday Shopping Trip

August 24 - 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Clothes, shoes, apartment furnishings, and more! Sign up for our back to school shopping trip to the Tanger Outlets in Washington, PA.


Information & Hydration

August 25 & 26 - 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Both Days
Up in the Junction Lobby you can stop and see our Orientation Leaders and Campus Activities Board, grab some donuts and coffee, a free gift, a new student planner or calendar, and pick up important information about campus.


T-Shirt Monday

August 25 - 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Join us in the study lounge and courtyard where students can create their very own Penn State New Kensington T-Shirt!


Taco Tuesday

August 26 - Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Visit the taco bar in Cafe 780 and meet the Student Life Staff, Campus Activities Board, and fellow PSNK students!


Root Beer Blast & Balloon Artist

August 27 - 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
The Student Government Association will be sponsoring our root beer blast and balloon artist again this year!  One of our most popular events, stop down in Café 780 and get a free root beer float and balloon animal!  Name your animal and carry it with you all day!


Thirsty Thursday

August 28 -  2:00 p.m.
The first 100 students to visit the Junction at 2:00 p.m. will get a free smoothie and information on upcoming events at PSNK!


Back to School Bash & Club Rush

September 3 - 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Enjoy the all campus picnic listening to the DJ, and try out the crazy inflatables!  Stop by the club rush to discover all the clubs and orgs and activities we have for you at PSNK!