Below is an example schedule based on previous years.  The 2017 program will run from Saturday, August 19th through Wednesday, August 23rd.

Day One: August 19th

  • Move into your College House residence for the year 1p.m.-5p.m.
  • Introductory group meeting at approximately 6 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting:  6pm in Houston Hall - Bodek
  • PennQuest Participants Meeting: 6pm in Houston Hall - C'49 Auditorium

Day Two: August 20th

  • Travel to base camp in the Poconos for group activities

Days Three and Four: August 21st and 22nd

  • Backpacking and overnight camping along the Appalachian Trail

Day Five: August 23rd

  • Return from trails to base camp
  • Return to campus at approximately 5:00 p.m.
  • New Student Orientation Begins