Schreyer Honors College staff are working remotely during standard business hours (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST). For questions or concerns regarding the first-year admissions process, please email scholars@psu.edu or call (814) 865-2060. Current Scholars with questions or concerns should email SHCAcademics@psu.edu or call (814) 863-2635. Current Scholars may also schedule an appointment online.

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Welcome All New Scholars Schreyer Honors Orientation (SHO TIME)

Congratulations and welcome to the Schreyer Honors community. Your orientation journey begins with an introduction to the College's mission and vision and to teams of dedicated staff and energized Orientation Mentors who are committed to making your orientation one to remember.

New Student Orientation (NSO) Arrival Information
Nittany Lion Shrine in the spring

SHO Modules

Learn more about our mission, learning outcomes, community life, and other resources in the Schreyer Honors College. These self-paced and required modules in Canvas will help shape your experience as new Scholars.

Coming Soon

SHO TIME Schedule

Please note that the schedule for SHO TIME 2021 is currently being developed and will be available online later this spring. Accepted students will receive more information when details are complete.

Let Scholars Be Your Guide Orientation Mentors

From the moment you arrive on campus, you'll be greeted, taught, encouraged, and led by nearly 100 returning Scholars, who have spent months preparing to be your SHO TIME Orientation Mentors. They're excited to share with you what they've learned during their time at Penn State and in the Honors College.

Communications Committee

Krystal Leung headshot
Krystal Leung Team Leader Computer Science (BS) kfl5316@psu.edu
Olivia Pena headshot
Olivia Pena Team Leader Biobehavioral Health (BS) olp5021@psu.edu
Julia Briselli headshot
Julia Briselli Liberal Arts (PMAJ) jab7643@psu.edu
Maddie Fisher headshot
Maddie Fisher Business Admin (PMAJ) mmf5705@psu.edu
Alyssa Galban headshot
Alyssa Galban Education (PMAJ) aag5649@psu.edu
Jack Howard headshot
Jack Howard Science (PMAJ) jmh7598@psu.edu
Yuki Ip headshot
Yuki Ip Hospitality Mangment (BS) ypi5003@psu.edu
Kailey McSteen headshot
Kailey McSteen Business Admin (PMAJ) krm6002@psu.edu
Ben Nasal headshot
Ben Nasal Biochem & Molec Biol (BS) bln5145@psu.edu
Shaka Ramanathan headshot
Shaka Ramanathan Psychology (BS) sxr5607@psu.edu
Catarina Rodrigues headshot
Catarina Rodrigues Agriculture (PMAJ) cpr5414@psu.edu
Sacha Smith headshot
Sacha Smith Business Admin (PMAJ) aih5456@psu.edu
Caden Vitti headshot
Caden Vitti Earth & Mineral Sci (PMAJ) cpv5135@psu.edu
Micaela Zelinsky headshot
Micaela Zelinsky Liberal Arts (PMAJ) mez5139@psu.edu

Engagement Committee

Ali Axtman headshot
Ali Axtman Team Leader Liberal Arts (PMAJ) ama7262@psu.edu
Kaitlyn Bridge headshot
Kaitlyn Bridge Team Leader Info Sciences & Tech (BS) Comm Arts & Sciences (BA) kzb43@psu.edu
Lindsay Aluquin headshot
Lindsay Aluquin Health & Human Dev (PMAJ) laa5448@psu.edu
Catherine Clancy headshot
Catherine Clancy Political Science (BA) cpc5654@psu.edu
Viviana Davila headshot
Viviana Davila Nutritional Sciences (BS) vid5085@psu.edu
Gabe Hiestand headshot
Gabe Hiestand Environmntl Sys Engr (BS) gph5144@psu.edu
Molly Hohner headshot
Molly Hohner Industrial Engr (BS) mkh5774@psu.edu
Teresa Leonard headshot
Teresa Leonard Liberal Arts (PMAJ) til5271@psu.edu
Om Salunkhe headshot
Om Salunkhe Finance (BS) Statistics (BS) Economics (BS) ocs5099@psu.edu
Casey Sennett headshot
Casey Sennett Anthropology (BA) Jewish Studies (BA) History (BA) cms7542@psu.edu
Nora Van Horn headshot
Nora Van Horn Philosophy (BA) Chinese (BA) Glbl & Intrntl Studs (BA) nxv49@psu.edu
Will Vincent headshot
Will Vincent Mechanical Engr (BS) wmv5027@psu.edu
Mary Wilson headshot
Mary Wilson Engr Premajor (PMAJ) mkw5763@psu.edu
Jordan Yerger headshot
Jordan Yerger Health & Human Dev (PMAJ) jey5116@psu.edu
Alex Zhu headshot
Alex Zhu Info Sciences & Tech (PMAJ) qxz5128@psu.edu

Logistics Committee

Kyle McKelvey headshot
Kyle McKelvey Team Leader Architectural Engr (MAE) Architectural Engr (BAE) kbm5557@psu.edu
Mathilde Scarlata headshot
Mathilde Scarlata Team Leader Psychology (BS) mxs1320@psu.edu
Casey Capetola headshot
Casey Capetola Engr Premajor (PMAJ) cac6748@psu.edu
Julia Faust headshot
Julia Faust Biochem & Molec Biol (BS) jef5543@psu.edu
Bayli Grossi headshot
Bayli Grossi Industrial Engr (BS) bxg467@psu.edu
Eric Mole headshot
Eric Mole Science (PMAJ) ejm6112@psu.edu
Sarah Pendleton headshot
Sarah Pendleton Science (PMAJ) sip5224@psu.edu
Caroline Peters headshot
Caroline Peters Political Science (BA) Sociology (BA) ccp5200@psu.edu
Helena Rudolph headshot
Helena Rudolph Biomedical Engneerng (BS) hkr5116@psu.edu
Levi Showalter headshot
Levi Showalter Plant Sciences (BS) lzs5616@psu.edu
David Starnes headshot
David Starnes Biology (BS) wds5144@psu.edu
Megan Swift headshot
Megan Swift Journalism (BA) mfs5761@psu.edu
Marisa Williamson headshot
Marisa Williamson Engr Premajor (PMAJ) mkw5615@psu.edu

Remote Committee

Adwait Chafale headshot
Adwait Chafale Team Leader Psychology (BS) abc5887@psu.edu
Blake Toliver headshot
Blake Toliver Team Leader English (BA) Criminology (BS) bdt5164@psu.edu
Dan Bransfield headshot
Dan Bransfield Liberal Arts (PMAJ) dpb5656@psu.edu
Katelyn Farrar headshot
Katelyn Farrar Agriculture (PMAJ) kjf5556@psu.edu
Sydney Gibbard headshot
Sydney Gibbard Biomedical Engneerng (BS) sag5792@psu.edu
Charlotte Harris headshot
Charlotte Harris Health & Human Dev (PMAJ) chh5134@psu.edu
Maggie Hieber headshot
Maggie Hieber Div of Ug Studies (PMAJ) meh6053@psu.edu
Emily Hu headshot
Emily Hu Business Admin (PMAJ) ejh5814@psu.edu
Mary Kaldor headshot
Mary Kaldor Science (PMAJ) mek5752@psu.edu
Bianca Mazzarella headshot
Bianca Mazzarella Liberal Arts (PMAJ) bum380@psu.edu
Carley Palkon headshot
Carley Palkon International Poltcs (BA) cpp5332@psu.edu
David Schlichtig headshot
David Schlichtig Finance (BS) dms7165@psu.edu
Jake Snyder headshot
Jake Snyder Biology (BS) jts5871@psu.edu
Octavia Szkutnik headshot
Octavia Szkutnik Engr Premajor (PMAJ) oas5135@psu.edu
Suzuka Yamane headshot
Suzuka Yamane Liberal Arts (PMAJ) sjy5263@psu.edu

SHO Finale Committee

Dan Carvajal headshot
Dan Carvajal Team Leader Civil Engineering (BS) djc6154@psu.edu
Jared Martin headshot
Jared Martin Team Leader Engineering Science (BS) jdm6243@psu.edu
Carly Brogan headshot
Carly Brogan Biobehavioral Health (BS) cub351@psu.edu
Andrew Kacala headshot
Andrew Kacala Science (PMAJ) ajk6410@psu.edu
Frank Marzano headshot
Frank Marzano Accounting (BS) Economics (BS) fpm5093@psu.edu
Aryath Narayanamangalam headshot
Aryath Narayanamangalam Biomedical Engneerng (BS) Mechanical Engr (BS) azn5362@psu.edu
Natasha Nybro headshot
Natasha Nybro Business Admin (PMAJ) nrn5091@psu.edu
Hannah Priller headshot
Hannah Priller Science (PMAJ) hzp5227@psu.edu
Jessica Santucci headshot
Jessica Santucci Biochem & Molec Biol (BS) jzs462@psu.edu
Emily Snow headshot
Emily Snow Biomedical Engneerng (BS) egs5198@psu.edu
Kathryn Tague headshot
Kathryn Tague Communications (PMAJ) kgt5061@psu.edu
Katie Terceiro headshot
Katie Terceiro Engr Premajor (PMAJ) kat5723@psu.edu
Schreyer Scholar Rucha Bhide

Schreyer gave me a really good resource and community. There’s 300 people in the exact same position I was in. It’s made Penn State a lot smaller and a lot more manageable.

Rucha Bhide '18 Industrial Engineering

Welcome First-Year Students Schreyer Honors Orientation (SHO TIME)

New Student Orientation (NSO) Arrival Information