Welcome to the College of Information Sciences and Technology! Whether you're starting your first semester or are new to University Park after taking courses at another Penn State campus, we hope you'll join us for the IST Dean's Welcome. This virtual event lets you meet your classmates, connect with IST faculty, learn about the resources available to you. This is the perfect way to get your time in the College of IST off to a great start!
Event Schedule - Sunday, August 23
Pre-Event Opportunity for Change of Campus Students
- 1:00 p.m. Welcome message to change of campus students
- 1:15 p.m. Academic Services panel
- 1:45 p.m. Event Break
Dean’s Welcome for IST Students new to Penn State and University Park
- 2:00 p.m. Welcome message to new to University Park IST students
- 2:15 p.m. Academic Services panel and Academic Program meetings
- 3:00 p.m. Meetings end and Virtual Lobby is prepared for final questions
- 3:30 p.m. Virtual Lobby goes offline
Join the virtual lobby for a Welcome Message from Dean Andrew Sears and remarks from Dr. Jason Gines. If you're not sure where to begin or if you have questions during the event, check in to the virtual lobby so a member of the IST staff can direct you.
Join the Dean's Welcome
Welcome and Remarks