Category Archives: Freshman Fifteen

50 Days Until Move-In: a graduate’s guide to shopping and packing for college

admissions-default50 Days Until Move-In: a graduate’s guide to shopping and packing for college50 days until first-year students move-in!? Wow! I can’t believe this summer is flying by so quickly.  With the countdown getting smaller and smaller, I thought I’d write a quick blog with my recommendations about what to buy, pack, and …

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100 Days Until New Students Move-in!

admissions-default100 Days Until New Students Move-in!Hooray!  100 days until New Students move-in!  We can’t wait!   Continue reading

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Avoiding the “Freshman 15” and Staying Healthy at PhilaU

admissions-defaultAvoiding the “Freshman 15” and Staying Healthy at PhilaUMany students who will be joining us this fall have probably heard of the dreaded “Freshman 15.” While the danger to your waistline of an all-you-can-eat dining hall is something some students may struggle with, Philadelphia University offers a lot …

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Philadelphia University’s Honors Program

admissions-defaultPhiladelphia University’s Honors ProgramIf you are a smart cookie, the Honors Program at Philadelphia University has lively learning, fun, and adventure to offer you!  The Honors program is a combination of enriched courses and co-curricular activities. Students with outstanding high school records are …

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Words of Wisdom for PhilaU’s Newest Rams from Dr. Katharine Jones

admissions-defaultWords of Wisdom for PhilaU’s Newest Rams from Dr. Katharine JonesCalling all freshmen!  Do you remeber Thursday, August 16, 2012?  Your first full day on campus as a Philadelphia University student?  At the University’s Convocation, we welcomed 780 new students as we officially started the 2012 academic year. Katharine Jones, …

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