Day 1, Monday, August 18th

  • Morning/ Early Afternoon: Move into college houses
  • Late Afternoon/Evening: Introductions, dinner, workshop, social activities

Day 2, Tuesday August 19th

  • Morning: Early breakfast, workshop, walking tour of West Philadelphia, lunch
  • Afternoon: Site visits to Philadelphia nonprofits for community service
  • Evening: Dinner, discussions, interactive workshops, social activities

Day 3, Wednesday, August 20th

  • Morning: Early breakfast, site visits and community service project
  • Afternoon: Community service project and reflection
  • Evening: Community dinner with university faculty and leaders of Philadelphia organizations
  • Social activities

Day 4, Thursday, August 21st

  • Morning: Early breakfast, site visits and community service projects
  • Afternoon: Reflection and culminating experience
  • Evening: Dinner in West Philadelphia
  • Social activities

Friday, August 22nd 
New Student Orientation Begins

For additional information please contact Nora Blumenstein at Civic House at norablum@upenn.edu or 215-898-4831.