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.

You may contact pennfirstplus@upenn.edu with any accessibility and/or dietary needs for a given event.

Registering for the Penn First Plus Newsletter is also the best way to stay informed of events and resources for first-generation and/or lower-income undergraduates at Penn. Send an email to pennfirstplus@upenn.edu to be added to this bi-weekly mailing.


You’re Pizza Our Hearts (Vday Event)

Wednesday, February 14, 12-2pm, Shleifer Family Penn First Plus Center

Co-Sponsored by Penn Violence Prevention

Spread the love with P1P and Penn Violence Prevention (PVP) on Valentine’s Day! Join us for pizza and to learn more about the services PVP has to offer!

PennFirst Wellness Event

Friday, February 16, 2-4pm, Shleifer Family P1P Center

Sponsored by Penn First!

Come Practice Self-Care with Wellness at Penn and Penn First Plus!

FAFSA Office Hours

Monday, February 19, 11am-1pm

Co-Sponsored by the Office of Financial Aid and Financial Wellness at Penn

Want to learn about the changes to the 24-25 FAFSA and receive help completing the form? Stop by for this informative workshop and lunch!

Where Research Begins

Saturday, February 24, 12:30-4p,

Co-Sponsored by the Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships

🎉 Join us at this engaging in-person workshop with guest authors and professors Tomas Mullaney (Department of History, Stanford University) and Christopher Rea (Department of Asian Studies, University of British Columbia). Lunch Provided!

Register here!