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New Family Fridays - Shared screen with speaker view
Hillary Fanelli
27:28
Parents & Families Guide: https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/sites/default/files/PFP_ParentsandFamiliesGuide_2020_2021_06_20.pdf
Hillary Fanelli
27:51
Parent & Family Experience (newsletter): psu.campusesp.com
Michelle
31:14
Dr Lorah- you sound a little muffled- can you adjust?
Michelle
31:31
Sound quality is hard to hear?
sharonmccabeosborne
31:59
yes
Hillary Fanelli
32:00
Maybe you can take yourself off speaker phone if that's an option!
Brenda Webster
32:01
headphones often help
Brenda Webster
32:10
can't really hear
Michelle
32:12
sounds like yoru headset is not close by- really cant hear
Michelle
32:51
I have a fully charged headset and sounds like Dr Lorajh is far away
Lorraine Stephens
32:52
Difficult to hear
Michelle
33:22
yes
Michelle
33:37
much better!
Michelle
34:12
could she start over?
anthony promo
54:00
how do we get permission for access to grades/bills/etc for our adult student
Michelle
55:33
My son has Celiac disease. we've been in touch with dietary and are happy with accomodations. is connecting with disability office necessary?
Millie Rodriguez
56:05
http://equity.psu.edu/student-disability-resources
Millie Rodriguez
56:19
https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/studentcare
Vikas Kathpalia
57:38
For international student from where we can get details of bank account number to complete only payment for monthly fees
Vikas Kathpalia
58:13
We are paying though credit card which is very cumbersome..
Brenda Webster
59:09
regarding housing for special gender circumstance, my son was guided towards a specific housing unit which he did apply to. just wondering when he will hear about housing and on the off chance he didn't receive his selection, who do we reach out to
Millie Rodriguez
01:00:51
https://bursar.psu.edu/
Vikas Kathpalia
01:00:57
Thanks
Millie Rodriguez
01:02:56
https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/csgd
Brenda Webster
01:03:13
name again, Brian who
Cyndy Hill
01:03:34
Brian Patchoski
Millie Rodriguez
01:03:35
Patchoski
Hillary Fanelli
01:03:36
Brian Patchcoski
Michelle
01:05:07
Not sure who to direct this to..
Michelle
01:05:34
will extracurriculars happen given covid?
Brenda Webster
01:07:42
one another note, can you advise regarding general employment on campus or if it's possible to get work study, if not originally offered in aid package
Brenda Webster
01:09:43
what is best timing for that now
Millie Rodriguez
01:09:49
https://hr.psu.edu/careers
Brenda Webster
01:10:16
thanks
Brenda Webster
01:10:22
when is move in weekned
Brenda Webster
01:11:33
love phased in move in schedule
Brenda Webster
01:11:48
us too!
Kristi
01:11:53
Will a parent be allowed to help with move in?
Larry Keith Meyers
01:12:05
if our student has an early move in date are they expected to stay?
Michelle
01:13:07
Kids are asked to quarantine 2 wks b4 starting, yet we will need to fly from the west. Thoughts?
anthony promo
01:13:23
is parents weekend cancelled?
Millie Rodriguez
01:17:11
https://virusinfo.psu.edu/back-to-state
Michelle
01:17:14
when do students need to notify the university that would like to take advantage of the first year at home to minimize Covid risks for heath reasons
Millie Rodriguez
01:17:20
https://virusinfo.psu.edu/faq/topic/back-to-state
Vikas Kathpalia
01:17:45
For international student if Visa delay happen when the decision for online education in place of in person attendance would be informed to student. Back to state message said it will flexible for fall 20
Brenda Webster
01:18:00
when will tuition for fall be announced and is it being pro-rated based on no room and board the last month as remote learing takes place. #2 what is freshman schedule on campus for meeting people as soon as they arrive?
Millie Rodriguez
01:20:30
https://global.psu.edu/
Millie Rodriguez
01:21:39
http://tuition.psu.edu/CostEstimate.aspx
Vikas Kathpalia
01:22:28
Flexible option for in-person or online classes would be applicable to new international student also. and when student will get information to opt this
Debbie Stilley
01:24:36
If residence hall lounges are closed and students are not allowed to go in other dorm rooms, how will new students have opportunities to make connections?
Millie Rodriguez
01:24:59
https://welcomeweek.psu.edu/
Vikas Kathpalia
01:25:46
Thanks
Michelle
01:26:36
if an incoming student is opting for online classes, when does the housing contract need to be declined? Ex- NSO is mid-July so I would think the housing agreement would need to be addressed beforehand?
anthony promo
01:27:51
my son did his student orientation…is there an on-line parent orientation as well?
Michelle
01:29:25
sounds great, thx!
Hillary Fanelli
01:31:04
Email assignmentoffice@psu.edu
Cyndy Hill
01:31:38
assignments@psu.edu
Millie Rodriguez
01:31:41
https://housing.psu.edu/contact-us
Zeba
01:32:16
My son had his orientation and met with student advisor but not his counselor, will he need to meet with his counselor prior to August 24?
Millie Rodriguez
01:33:10
https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/parents
Hillary Fanelli
01:34:14
orientation@psu.edu
Millie Rodriguez
01:34:25
https://orientation.psu.edu/contact
Brenda Webster
01:34:26
I see this is being recorded, assuming previous sessions have been too. Having said that, where can we access the videos?
Brenda Webster
01:34:55
so main website
Michelle
01:34:58
how long are the recordings active
anthony promo
01:35:25
THANK YOU!!
Brenda Webster
01:35:52
thank you so much, this what just what I needed
Geri Sarfert
01:35:57
Thank you!!!
Michelle
01:36:24
3 best advice tips?
Zeba
01:37:23
nervous about Covid and having student move in in dorm with vaccine being available
Michelle
01:37:32
great...now advice to kids, 3 tips?
Zeba
01:37:33
without
Larry Keith Meyers
01:37:56
during the rolling move-in process, will roommates move in at the same time or could one student be days earlier? Will a new student be given contact information of their roommate?
lynnm
01:40:46
How will Penn State address off-campus and commuter students' interaction with on-campus students?
Kimberly Engstrom
01:41:22
Freshman Parent Here - Are there any special computer requirements for online learning? Does the school have access to discounts for new computers? Are there any IT services for students getting a new computer?
Millie Rodriguez
01:42:12
https://rescom.psu.edu/computer-requirements
Geri Sarfert
01:44:08
Are there any legal documents you recommend students have in place before arriving on campus, such as a HIPPA release, durable power of attorney, etc? If so, is there somewhere with PSU a copy of any should be filed?
Brenda Webster
01:49:38
While we touch on this, I heard my son tell his older brother he is anxious about fitting in. his experience is not great with fitting in given gender insecurity, so college is a fresh start and what he is really looking forward to. any advise of must do's, even in this time of restrictions, remote learning, etc.
Brenda Webster
01:50:28
yes definitely!
Hillary Fanelli
01:50:48
https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/csgd
Millie Rodriguez
01:50:51
My daughter's friends have found refuge there...they love it
Brenda Webster
01:50:51
how soon is soon
Brenda Webster
01:51:15
aw, thanks!
Brenda Webster
01:51:35
awesome!!!!
Millie Rodriguez
01:52:18
https://welcomeweek.psu.edu/welcome-week-schedule
Brenda Webster
01:52:28
oh, he will be at Harrisburg, does the same apply
Brenda Webster
01:52:32
for csgd
Michelle
01:52:40
For kids who fly...is there shuttle to the airport?
anthony promo
01:53:20
I have to jump off…this was very helpful..thank you all so much..best of luck to all of the students!
Millie Rodriguez
01:53:33
You're welcome. Come back next week!
Hillary Fanelli
01:53:50
https://sites.psu.edu/deec/
Christine Piatkowski
01:54:16
They will still try to have some types of new student activities at UP so freshman can meet new people?
Brenda Webster
01:54:48
we met Todd and Donna I recall. thanks.
Millie Rodriguez
01:54:56
The welcome week link I posted is where your student will find the virtual events being hosted for them.
Brenda Webster
01:55:57
last question from me, thanks for patience and info, will Harrisburg students be able to goto university park during semester
Christine Piatkowski
01:56:01
thank you!
Millie Rodriguez
01:56:19
You're welcome!
Christine Piatkowski
01:57:11
Will the bus shuttles be running like they have in the past? restrictions?
Brenda Webster
01:57:42
makes sense
Millie Rodriguez
01:58:09
shuttles vs. loops?
Michelle
01:58:43
can kids bring a bike and safely store it?
Hillary Fanelli
01:58:48
Phone App: Penn State Go
Millie Rodriguez
01:59:02
https://mobile.psu.edu/
Brenda Webster
01:59:37
Much thanks. Have to jump off. Appreciate all the information and that you are having these sessions :)
Millie Rodriguez
01:59:50
You're welcome! Come back next week!
Michelle
02:00:10
bikes in dorm rooms ok? can u ride on side
Michelle
02:00:17
have not
Michelle
02:00:20
haven't yet
Brenda Webster
02:00:23
have not
lynnm
02:00:29
Thanks so much. Very helpful!
Vikas Kathpalia
02:00:44
havn't
Michelle
02:00:47
for NSO- do the parents just attend the first hour then the remainder is for student only
Vikas Kathpalia
02:00:52
It's scheduled today
justineg
02:01:11
Haven't had orientation yet. It is scheduled for first week in August.
Christine Piatkowski
02:01:30
no haven’t attended NSO yet
Debbie Stilley
02:04:10
Thanks so much! Very informative.
Millie Rodriguez
02:04:18
You're welcome! Come back next week!
Michelle
02:04:26
pls talk about the SLOs. difficult to get into?
Mary B
02:04:27
Thanks
Michelle
02:04:36
thx!
Christine Piatkowski
02:04:48
thanks
Michelle
02:04:53
just to confirm that there is a July 3 session for Families Friday as July 3 is a holiday fo rmost
Millie Rodriguez
02:04:54
You're welcome! Come back next week!
Millie Rodriguez
02:05:31
https://housing.psu.edu/special-living-options
Vikas Kathpalia
02:06:27
For International student opting for major-Mechanical engg- Is online classes would be allowed for this fall in case their is delay in visa issue by US embassy due to COVID-19
Millie Rodriguez
02:07:36
https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/studentcare
Millie Rodriguez
02:08:13
https://global.psu.edu/
Vikas Kathpalia
02:09:23
If not what is solution- can an international student skip summer and join in spring then...if that has effect on his admission...
Michelle
02:09:56
talk about meal plans?
Vikas Kathpalia
02:10:08
Thanks....
Millie Rodriguez
02:10:52
https://foodservices.psu.edu/campus-meal-plan
Millie Rodriguez
02:16:20
https://psu.campusesp.com/
Michelle
02:16:22
Is there much drinking/drug scene?
Millie Rodriguez
02:19:21
https://policy.psu.edu/policies/ad74
Millie Rodriguez
02:22:34
https://orientation.psu.edu/contact
Michelle
02:24:53
say that again...check their "holes"?
Michelle
02:27:47
are used books available?
Vikas Kathpalia
02:28:00
My son has appeared for AP exams in may 20 and result are awaited and would be declared in Jul 20. please advise if he will get credit for all the exams passed
Michelle
02:29:26
do you still file FAFSA if taking advantage of the 100% online option for fall 2020 (first year at home program)
Vikas Kathpalia
02:29:43
If online classed happen from where student will get books for academic.
Michelle
02:30:20
FAFSA deadline is June 30 2020 correct?
Vikas Kathpalia
02:31:47
From where we can check about the credit for AP exams- is there any link available.....
Millie Rodriguez
02:31:56
https://dus.psu.edu/choose-your-courses
Millie Rodriguez
02:33:15
https://bulletins.psu.edu/undergraduate/general-education/course-lists/inter-domain/
Millie Rodriguez
02:33:38
https://bulletins.psu.edu/undergraduate/general-education/course-lists/linked/
Millie Rodriguez
02:36:17
https://admissions.psu.edu/academics/credit/ap/
Millie Rodriguez
02:39:07
https://studentaid.gov/apply-for-aid/fafsa/fafsa-deadlines#:~:text=All%20first%2Dtime%20applicants%20enrolled,%2C%202020%2C%20by%20midnight%20CT.
Michelle
02:39:13
due date for what?
Millie Rodriguez
02:40:49
https://studentaid.psu.edu/
Michelle
02:45:12
one last question! since we couldn't visit, describe the student mood? happy? stressed?
Millie Rodriguez
02:45:14
https://www.facebook.com/PennStateParentsProgram/
Millie Rodriguez
02:52:22
https://www.instagram.com/pennstateparentsprogram/
Millie Rodriguez
02:52:51
https://twitter.com/PSUParentsPrgm
Millie Rodriguez
02:54:04
https://housing.psu.edu/east-halls
Michelle
02:54:32
there are some utube video tours of dorms too
Millie Rodriguez
02:54:48
https://www.facebook.com/EastHalls1
Michelle
02:57:40
appreciate your tiem and knowledge on a Friday afternoon
Michelle
03:06:35
are flu shots offered on campus
Millie Rodriguez
03:07:42
https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/health/myuhs
Michelle
03:09:30
just to share some recent feedback from a question I asubmitted to admissions about first year online
Michelle
03:09:53
no further info at the moment as each individual college will design their protgram
Michelle
03:10:29
in terms of cancelling the housing agreement: reach out to assignmentoffice@psu.edu
Michelle
03:11:26
yes for online it is the newly introduced FIrst Year online option- this info was provided by Ysabel Sarte in the Admissions office at UP
Helen Talty
03:12:27
need to sign off, thanks again
Michelle
03:14:05
quite understandable :)
Millie Rodriguez
03:15:48
https://keeplearning.psu.edu/
Michelle
03:16:11
that one may be for students who were on campus?
Michelle
03:16:30
ok great
Michelle
03:16:34
I will check I tout
Michelle
03:16:36
out
Michelle
03:16:53
thank you very much for all of your insight
Millie Rodriguez
03:16:56
If you are a first-year student and you have accepted your offer of admission and paid your deposit, you can defer your offer of admission for one semester from that fall semester. Please submit the request in writing to admissions@psu.edu with the Subject Line: Deferral Request.If you have been admitted as a transfer student, we may be able to defer your offer of admission for up to one year, depending on your current college courses. Please submit your deferral request in writing to admissions@psu.edu with the Subject Line: Deferral Request.
Michelle
03:18:39
ok that's all- thank you and have a great weekend
Michelle
03:18:47
will do