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  • Review your acceptance packet when you receive it in the mail.
  • Reserve your place as a student:
    First-Year Students: Deadline is May 1, 2017
    Transfer and Graduate Level Professional Students: Check your acceptance letter for your individual enrollment deadline and code.
  • Enroll online now OR submit the forms in your accepted student package. You can download an enrollment reservation form here.

  • Apply for financial aid as soon as possible after October 1 by filing the FAFSA online
  • Send any AP scores, IB scores, and official college transcripts to the Admission Office for credit evaluation. Transfer and professional students should do this as soon as items become available. This will allow us to update your Transfer Credit Evaluation and schedule your classes most accurately.
  • Complete necessary Master Promissory Notes and/or Entrance Counseling needed for loan application; the Financial Aid Office will notify you of the steps to follow.
  • First Year Physician Assistant Studies Students: Complete 50 hours of shadowing/ direct patient healthcare with a Physician Assistant or a Physician before the start of the fall semester.  Log to document your hours.  Questions?  Call 215-596-8592.
  • Visit Campus as an Accepted Student
      • Attend Accepted Student Day. Come to campus and interact with current students, speak with faculty about your major and learn more about life as a USciences student. More information and registration
      • An individual visit includes a campus tour and/or meeting with an admission counselor. Call 888.996.8747 to book your appointment.
      • Can't make it to campus or just have a few questions? Attend an upcoming online chat and remind your parents about parent chats just for them.
  • Explore Your Residence Life Options

Housing Policy: All unmarried first- and second-year students under the age of 21 whose permanent address is beyond the 30-mile commuting range are required to reside in University housing.

Living on Campus?

  • Submit your housing deposit by May 1st.
    • Review the student housing agreement.
    • Learn more about housing for incoming students here.
    • Make any housing or roommate requests in the spring - check your e-mail for instructions.
    • You will receive your room assignment and roommate(s) information in July.
    • Join your residence hall’s Facebook page in July!
Eligible to Live off Campus?
  • Visit the Off Campus Housing website to review apartment options.
  • Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy students taking a required summer class may live on campus during summer classes and move off campus before the fall semester.
  • Attend Orientation

First-Year Students: Check your email in the spring for links to register for one of the 2017 Orientation sessions: Wednesday, June 21 through Thursday, June 22; Monday June 26 through Tuesday, June 27 or Wednesday, June 28 through Thursday, June 29.

Transfer (BS programs): Check your email in the spring for your summer orientation date.

Professional Pharmacy Students: Orientation will be held in July. Check your e-mail for your invitation and more information!

Graduate Professional Occupational Therapy Students: Check your e-mail in the spring for details!

Graduate Professional Physical Therapy Students: Check your e-mail in the spring for details!

Check back for updated links as events, forms, and important dates draw near.

First-Year: May 1
Transfer/Professional: varies

First-Year Orientation:
June 21-22, June 26-27 and June 28-29

Transfer (BS Programs) Orientation:

Move-in day: Fri., Aug 26

First day of classes:
Graduate Professional PT: TBD
Graduate Professional OT: TBD
Others: Mon., Aug 28

Admission: 888.996.8747

Fin Aid: 215.596.8894

Res Life: 215.596.8756

Meal Plans: 215.596.8901

Stu Health: 215.596.8980

Stu Accounts: 215.596.8860


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