Community and Belonging


Connect with your academic advisor, faculty members teaching the classes you are enjoying the most or/and that you intend to major in, students in your classes (e.g. study groups), and the multicultural liaison in your academic unit.   


Consider the following: What identities are important to you? Join one or more organizations that align with your identities. This will help you find people who have similar experiences to you. Explore organizations that you are interested in (e.g. hobbies or skills that you would like to develop) and join them to expand your social network.  


Penn State has many quintessential Penn State activities. What activities do you want to be part of your Penn State experience? Here are a few suggestions: