Your BE Contact:

Ms. Kathleen Venit
BE Graduate Coordinator
240 Skirkanich Hall
P) 215-746-8604

Available for Download:

The BE PhD Student Handbook BE Master's Student Handbook
(140 KB PDF)

PhD: New Student Guide

New PhD student orientation events

The Bioengineering Departmental Orientation for new PhD students will be held on August 29th.

Download Fall 2016 Ph.D. NSO schedule here

Before New Student Orientation begins, new PhD students are encouraged to:

Special note for PhD students: Please stop by the Towne Business Office (297 Towne Building) upon your arrival to complete important payroll paperwork! Questions about payroll can be sent via email to

Helpful links For Registration:

Getting Started at Penn: