Dean's Welcome

Welcome to the College of Information Sciences and Technology! Whether you're starting your first semester at Penn State, are new to University Park after taking courses at another University or Penn State campus, or you enrolled in the college during the 2020-21 academic year, we hope you'll join us for the IST Dean's Welcome. This event lets you meet your classmates, faculty, staff, and IST Diplomat student ambassadors. It is the perfect way to get your time in the College of IST off to a great start!

Event Information - Sunday, August 22

1:00-2:30 p.m. on the east lawn of the Westgate Building

  • Join us for lawn games, music, and more
  • Free IST t-shirts
  • Come any time and stay as long as you’d like during the event

Welcome Videos from IST Staff and Faculty

IST faculty, staff, and students are looking forward to you joining the IST community. Watch the brief welcome messages and hear about why they can’t wait to have you join IST. You can “Join with Microsoft” by using your Penn State login information.