Penn First Plus Events

Through office-generated programs and close collaboration with the undergraduate Schools and campus partners, Penn First Plus endeavors to offer timely events that address the questions and needs of first-generation and lower-income undergraduates. Below, please find a list of our upcoming programs, which is regularly updated.

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Budgeting your Refund

So you received a student account refund and suddenly find yourself with some extra money in your hands. Now you’re probably wondering… how should you use it? Join us to learn about student account refunds and how you can budget yours to make the most of your financial situation. Lunch provided!

Co-Sponsored by the Shleifer Family P1P Center, PennCAP, & Financial Wellness @ Penn

Thursday, August 31, 12:30-1:30pm, College Hall G09F


Welcome Back Snacks

Join the P1P team for some sweet and savory treats to celebrate being back on-campus or the end of your first week of classes! (Vegan & gluten-free options available.)

Friday, September 1, 2-4pm, College Hall G01/Shleifer Family P1P Center