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New Student Orientation

Videos and checklists to help you get acclimated for a good start on your academic journey.


  • How to Choose a Gen Ed - New Student OrientationLearn how to choose your General Education requirements.File Type: video
  • Navigating LionPATHOne of the most difficult aspects of online learning is adapting to a number of new technologies and platforms. Let us help ease that learning curve with this handy guide to making your way around LionPATH.File Type: video
  • Navigating Penn State World CampusHere's your guide to navigating the Penn State World Campus student website. See how to find contact information and important dates, pay your bill, and do more. File Type: video


  • Conditional Student ChecklistThis is the checklist for Division of Undergraduate Studies Conditional Students Penn State World Campus.File Type: PDF
  • How Online Learning Works
    How Online Learning WorksGet answers to common questions about the process of learning in an online environment at Penn State World Campus. File Type: PDF
  • New Student ChecklistThis pdf outlines the steps we recommend each new student take for maximum success.File Type: PDF
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