From meeting Penn President Liz Magill during move in to spending an evening at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and witnessing the annual Convocation ceremony, these first moments for the Class of 2027 and transfer students marked their early transition to Penn.

Credit: Anna Vazhaeparambil

Penn President Liz Magill and Swoop, the Philadelphia Eagles' mascot, greet a new student to campus during first-year move in on Aug. 22.