Graduate Advising


LeBow’s Graduate Student Orientation is a great time to meet your classmates and become familiar with LeBow professional staff and faculty. Each orientation is built to introduce all new students to the resources available to them at the College and the University. New Student Orientation provides incoming students with a clear understanding of what to expect when classes begin as well as the requirements for degree completion.

Spring Term Orientation

MBA Orientation introduces you to all you will need to know to be a successful Drexel MBA student, whether online, in Philadelphia or at Malvern. Upcoming dates for MBA orientation are below.

  • Online: Thursday, March 21
  • Philadelphia and online: Thursday, March 28

Fall Term Orientation

Orientation sessions for full-time students are mandatory, and additional details will be available in the summer.

Onboarding & Professional Development

LeBow will offer a series of professional development workshops throughout the month of September for all incoming graduate students. Stay tuned for a full schedule, but topics will include executive presence, intermediate Excel, case study exploration, and more.


All students will have a mandatory orientation session during the week of September 16 – 20, 2019. Please note that orientation for your program may include intensive academic workshops, academic sessions with your advisor, and a full-day session with LeBow. A detailed schedule will be made available soon.

Drexel Welcome Week

The Graduate College hosts orientation events including welcome receptions and programs to help you prepare for your graduate studies, acclimate to the graduate community and learn more about the academic, social and cultural resources available at Drexel. Find out more.

Dates for Fall 2019 will be announced shortly.