COVID-19 Update

The Office of Admissions has suspended all prospective student campus visits until further notice. In the meantime, please explore our virtual visit opportunities. Read additional information >

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Admitted Student Virtual Events

While we can’t meet you on campus right now, we’d love to meet you online. Experience Lehigh from wherever you are through a virtual exploration of our campus and community. Several online platforms allow you to “visit” Lehigh until we can greet you in person—and we can’t wait for that day.

Lehigh Admitted Student Community

Wondering if Lehigh is right for you? Engage directly with current students, faculty and staff through discussion boards and live panels on topics specific to your academic and student-life interests.

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Incoming Student Zoom Series

Excitedly anticipating your arrival at Lehigh? Join us every other Thursday throughout the summer to learn more about how to prepare and what you can expect!
Thursdays, 7 p.m. EDT

Lehigh Community Conversations

Academics

Provost Nathan Urban discusses the academic experience at Lehigh in the fall 2020 semester.

Featuring:

  • Elizabeth A. Dolan, Deputy Provost for Graduate Education
  • Jennifer Jensen, Deputy Provost for Academic Affairs
  • Gregory Reihman, Vice Provost, Library and Technology Services
  • Steven Wilson, Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs, Registrar

Thursday, July 23, 5 p.m. EDT

Community Safety, Health & Wellness

Join Provost Nathan Urban and Lehigh senior leadership to discuss the safety, health and wellness precautions and policies being prepared for Fall 2020.

Thursday, July 30, 5 p.m. EDT

Fall Semester Update

Provost Urban discusses the changes for the fall 2020 semester. Panelists scheduled to join:

  • Ric Hall, Vice President for Student Affairs
  • Katherine Lavinder, Dean of Students

Tuesday, August 4, 4 p.m. EDT

Housing, Dining, Health & Safety

Associate Vice President and Lehigh Architect Brent Stringfellow hosts a question and answer session with:

  • Ozzie Breiner, Director, Housing Services
  • Chris D’Aversa, Associate Director of Housing Services
  • David Joseph, Executive Director, Student Auxiliary Services
  • Sarah Stevens, Medical Director, Health & Wellness Center

Tuesday, August 4, 5:30 p.m. EDT

Featured Lehigh Admitted Student Community Events

View a full list of Lehigh Admitted Student Community events.

Population Health Colloquium - Native Peoples and COVID-19: A New Assault on a Forgotten People

Native peoples of the Americas are being greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The morbidity and mortality rates of some Native communities rival that of New York and New Jersey. However, the effects of the pandemic on Native communities has received little mainstream media coverage and some US states are not even counting Native peoples in their COVID-19 statistics. This colloquium will look at some of the issues in Native communities because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wednesday, August 5, 3 p.m. EDT

Alumni Student and Family Sendoffs

Student Sendoff Sessions

Join an informal gathering with alumni, current students and fellow classmates from your area.

Parent and Family Sendoff Sessions

Each session will provide remarks and a Q&A with local parent co-hosts, Parents’ Council volunteers, and staff from the Office of First Year Experience and Alumni Relations.

Recordings of Past Events

F1RST+ Panel for Families

Families of incoming first-year students, please join Lehigh’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Student Access and Success, and Office of Admissions to learn more about:

  • Residential Life/Housing
  • Academic Quality and Rigor
  • Support Services
  • Financial Barriers and Support
  • Tips on Transitioning to College Life
  • Antiracism at Lehigh
  • Required Materials for Classes

The Center for Career & Professional Development and Success After Graduation

Meet the career coaching team from The Center for Career & Professional Development! We believe career development is a 4-year learning process. Lehigh's Career Coaches from the CCPD will provide an overview of the resources, services, and strategies that help students explore careers, develop skills, gain experience, and build connections to identify their first destination after Lehigh as well as prepare for life-long development. Learn how to connect with the team early and often and how to take a proactive approach towards your future goals.

Tech Talk for First-Year Students and Families: Ask Lehigh Computer Techs

View the Tech Talk for First-Year Students and families. Library and Technology Services (LTS) computing and hardware specialists answered common questions about laptop purchases, computer repair services, and getting devices ready for school.

First-Year Advising and Course Selection Webinars (College-Specific)

Get an introduction to course selection, advising and the registration process for your college of admission.

Live Q&A with Lehigh President and College Deans

Learn what makes Lehigh and each of its four undergraduate colleges distinctive. You’ll hear directly from President John Simon, Dean Robert Flowers (College of Arts and Sciences), Dean Georgette Phillips (College of Business), Dean Stephen DeWeerth (P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science) and Dean Whitney P. Witt (College of Health) in a panel discussion followed by an interactive Q&A.

Virtual Tour with Student Tour Guides

Join current-student tour guides as they take you across Lehigh's campus and tell you about their experiences.

West Coast Opportunities

Lehigh's Western Regional Office and Lehigh@NasdaqCenter staff in San Francisco present West Coast resources and opportunities available to all Lehigh students.

Greek Life at Lehigh

Chat with current students involved in fraternities, sororities and a Multicultural Greek fraternity.

Office of the First Year Experience

Interactive webinar on Orientation,pre-orientation programs, support/resources for first-year students, and housing and registration dates.

What is it Like to be a Lehigh Business Student?

Hear from Lehigh Business students on the opportunities they value at Lehigh including, experiential learning, study abroad, classes, clubs and activities, internships and more.

Western Region Current Student Panel

Current students from the west coast, including Hawaii, discuss their Lehigh experiences and transition from across the country.

Lehigh Business Student Experience Panel

Lehigh Business offers so much both in the classroom and beyond. Hear Dean Z discuss the curriculum for Lehigh Business, find out how to get help with academic advising, and discover other ways to prepare for your future.

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Information Session

Join Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Chairman Professor Mayuresh Kothare and Associate Chair Professor Kemal Tuzla to learn more and ask questions.

Women in STEM Panel

Considering majoring in a STEM field and interested in learning more about how Lehigh supports women in these disciplines? Faculty and current students will share their experiences and provide Q&A time.

Live Q&A with the Marching 97

Interested in joining the finest band east of all points west? Say no more, join us to learn more about this PSYCHE filled, energetic, and community oriented organization.

Meet the Majors: Lehigh Business

Join Dean Z, Department Chairs and faculty members as we explore each of the available majors and discuss what makes Lehigh Business unique.

Entrepreneurship Faculty Panel

Join Professor Josh Ehrig and Professor Dale Falcinelli as they discuss Lehigh's Entrepreneurship program and the many opportunities available to Lehigh students.

Great Bethlehem Baking Contest: Live Judging!

Join our panel of judges to hear their comments, and see who was declared the Class of 2024's Star Baker!

Decide-a-palooza: Admitted Student Day 2020

Join us for Decide-a-palooza, Lehigh’s virtual Admitted Student Day featuring panels, tours and more! Undecided students, committed students and their families can interact with Lehigh professors, staff members, current students—and each other. Come and go throughout the day to ask questions, and learn how Lehigh may be the best fit for your college years!

Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

TimeEvent
9:00 a.m.Virtual Campus Tour with Student Tour Guides
10:10 a.m.Current Student Panel
10:30 a.m.Welcome from Dan Warner, Vice Provost for Admissions and Financial Aid
11:00 a.m.Club Sports Information Session and Q&A
11:00 a.m.International Staff and Student Panel
11:00 a.m.ROTC and Military Science Information Session and Q&A
11:00 a.m.Chemistry and Biochemistry Information Session and Q&A
11:30 a.m.Rapidly Accelerated Research Experience (RARE) Information Session and Panel
11:30 a.m.Counseling Services Webinar
12:00 p.m.Virtual Campus Tour with Student Tour Guides
1:00 p.m.College- and Program-specific Sessions
2:00 p.m.Pre-med Information Session
2:00 p.m.Innovation, Cooperation, and Empowerment - a Session with The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity
3:00 p.m.Panel for Parents - the "Ins, Outs, and During" of Lehigh
  • Lori Kennedy, Senior Director of the Center for Career and Professional Development
  • Stefanie Burke, Dean of the First-Year Experience
  • Current Lehigh Parents
3:00 p.m.Advanced Placement & Transfer Credit Webinar
4:00 p.m.International Opportunities Panel
4:00 p.m.All About Bethlehem
5:00 p.m.Student Disability Support Services Webinar
5:00 p.m.ROTC and Military Science Information Session and Q&A
5:30 p.m.Performing Arts Panel
5:30 p.m.Lehigh After Dark: Your Guide to Late Night Programming at Lehigh with the Office of Student Engagement
6:00 p.m.Office of the First-Year Experience Webinar - Orientation and More
7:00 p.m.Residence Life: Housing and Dining Information Session and Q&A
8:00 p.m.Creative Inquiry/Mountaintop Experience Panel
9:00 p.m.Virtual Campus Tour with Student Tour Guide
10:10 p.m.Current Student Panel

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Virtual Campus Tour

Our virtual tour is the next best thing to an in-person visit. You’ll follow the route of the undergraduate admissions tour to see academic and student life buildings while learning about life at Lehigh along the way.

Connect with Us

Our social media accounts give a glimpse into life at Lehigh. From student profiles (even during remote classes!) to news and virtual events, you’ll stay on top of the latest Lehigh happenings.

 

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