Drexel LeBow Freshman Experience

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Incoming Freshmen Events

The LeBow Freshman 15

LeBow is putting a spin on the phrase “Freshman 15.” As an incoming freshman this Fall, we invite you to compete in The LeBow Freshman 15.

These live, virtual events occur bi-weekly and are only 15 minutes each, providing you with quick, bite-sized information about student life at LeBow and giving you the opportunity to meet your future classmates. If you hit 10 points or more, you will be invited to a VIP pizza party with the Dean of LeBow at the start of the Fall term and will also receive specialty LeBow swag!

Start earning points by:

  • Following us on Instagram @LeBowUndergrad (2 points)
  • Completing your Placement Exams (5 points)

Join us for 15-minute discussions to earn up to 8 points!

  • LeBow Learning Communities (1pt)
  • Global Opportunities (1pt)
  • Career & Co-op (1pt)
  • Diversity & Inclusion (1pt)
  • Welcome to Philly! (1pt)
  • Student Life & Orgs (1pt)
  • Meet Peer Leaders (1pt)
  • What Should I Bring? (1pt)

Join the LeBow Freshman 15 Challenge and Register Below!

LeBow Learning Communities
Friday, May 15 at 12:00 p.m. EST (1 point)

Learning Communities are cohorts of LeBow freshmen who live together and/or attend many of their classes together. These programs are designed to ease transition to university life, enhance student academic performance, provide opportunities for student engagement and improve the overall student experience. Hear from our current members and learn how to apply!

> Register for the LeBow Learning Communities Discussion

Global Opportunities
Friday, May 29 at 2:00 p.m. EST (1 point)

Join current students as they share their experiences in the various global opportunities available at LeBow, ranging from studying abroad, co-op employment, global classrooms and international consulting residencies.

> Register for the Global Opportunities Discussion

Career & Co-op
Friday, June 12 at 12:00 p.m. EST (1 point)

In addition to the Steinbright Career Development Center (SCDC), LeBow has its own Career Services who assist business students in professional development skills, while pursuing their career goals. Join our team of experts and students to learn more on how they may be a resource to you!

> Register for the Career & Co-op Discussion

Diversity & Inclusion
Friday, June 26 at 2:00 p.m. EST (1 point)

Drexel is committed to the value of inclusion and embraces the differences in others to enrich our lives, fostering understanding, respect and opportunity. Meet with current students who actively participate in programs, associations, and events that intentionally infuse diversity and inclusion into what we do at LeBow!

> Register for the Diversity & Inclusion Discussion

Welcome to Philly!
Friday, July 10 at 11:00 a.m. EST (1 point)

Philadelphia is not only a leading business hub for various industries, it is also a fun city to venture out and explore! Join us as we chat about fun things to see and do regarding food, music, sports, art… the list goes on. It will be your new home away from home!

> Register for the Welcome to Philly Discussion

Student Life & Orgs
Friday, July 24 at 2:00 p.m. EST (1 point)

Not quite sure what club to join, or what’s available on campus? Drexel has a plethora of Student Organizations and nationally recognized associations, including leadership opportunities in LeBow! Learn how to get involved in community engagement and participate in your intellectual, religious, and/or social interests.

> Register for the Student Life & Orgs Discussion

Meet Peer Leaders
Friday, August 7 at 11:00 a.m. EST (1 point)

The best way for incoming freshmen to learn the ropes is to learn from other students who have just been there themselves. Peer Leaders are outstanding sophomores from around the world, who are here to advise incoming freshmen prior to the start of the school year. Meet Peer Leaders before your arrival this fall!

> Register for the Meet Peer Leaders Event

What Should I Bring?
Friday, August 21 at 2:00 p.m. EST (1 point)

We shared how you can get involved once you arrive. Now, what should you bring? Meet with LeBow students as they share recommendations on what to pack to help with you transition from high school into our business-oriented college community: including how to dress for success!

> Register for What Should I Bring?