Welcome to the Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University!

Please save the date for New Student Orientation: Monday, September 14 – Friday, September 18, 2020. The full schedule for each program will be announced in the late summer of 2020.

Each year, Drexel University hosts Welcome Week for all new and incoming students. This celebratory and informative event will give all new Dragons the opportunity to be together for a full week before diving into classes. Welcome Week provides you with hundreds of events and activities to choose from, to help you find your home here at Drexel.

Welcome Week is hosted by a collaborative effort of the schools and colleges, including the Graduate College and Student Life. During Welcome Week, the Dornsife School of Public Health holds a personalized Orientation, coordinating sessions and activities for new public health students

International Student Orientation

Please note that international graduate students are required to attend International Students and Scholars Services (ISSS) Orientation. Students will receive information via their Drexel emails. For additional information on transitioning to Drexel, please click here and also download the Pre-Arrival Handbook.

Online Student Orientation

Online Students will be invited to an online asynchronous orientation in September. Here you can learn more about your program and the resources available to you from Drexel. You can also meet your fellow students. Check back for more details.

Getting Started

Read more about how to get started at Dornsife School of Public Health.


Read more about Frequently Asked Questions at Dornsife School of Public Health.