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Parents & Partners Day

Parents & Partners Day

"It takes a pack to raise a vet." Family and friends are critical to the success of our veterinary students. Join us for a fun and informative weekend to see what lies ahead for the Penn Vet Class of 2022! Get inside access with campus tours, hear from school leaders, staff, students and alumni and get to know more about the daily life of your veterinary student.

Please note: This event is for first-year Penn Vet students and their family and friends only.

Get in Touch!


Parents & Partners Day Registration

Make sure you have registered for Penn Vet's Parents & Partners Day!

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 19, 2018

Happy Hour Kick-Off!  Join us for a special pre-event happy hour for a chance to mingle with your family and other Penn Vet students!

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Penn Vet Philadelphia Campus (Vernon and Shirley Hill Pavilion)

Saturday, October 20, 2018

At Penn Vet's Hill Pavilion (380 South University Avenue, Philadelphia, PA)

  • 9:00 am - Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 9:30 am - Presentations from Alumni Relations and Students (Hill Pavilion - Room 130)
    Please note: Due to space limitations, the presentations at 9:30 am are for family and friends only.  Students are invited to join the tours, lunch and the afternoon program at New Bolton Center.
  • 10:30 am - Walking Tours of the Ryan Hospital and other facilities on the Penn Vet Philadelphia campus. (Students should plan to meet their family and friends for tours in the Hill Pavilion lobby at 10:15 am.)
  • 11:30 am - Lunch and Presentation by Joan C. Hendricks, V'79, GR'80, The Gilbert S. Kahn Dean of Veterinary Medicine
  • 12:45 pm - Buses to New Bolton Center

At New Bolton Center (382 West Street Road, Kennett Square, PA)

  • 2:00 pm - Introduction to New Bolton Center (Alumni Hall)
  • 2:30 pm - Walking Tour of New Bolton Center Hospital and Campus Bus Ride
  • 4:00 pm - Return buses to Philadelphia

Keep Your Loved Ones in the Loop

We'd love to share what's going on with your family members. If you would like us to stay in touch with them, just fill out this Parents & Partners Information Form.

Thank you!

About Parking

Philadelphia Campus

  • University parking garages are located at 38th & Walnut Streets (Lot #30) and 40th & Walnut Streets

New Bolton Center

  • If you are driving to Kennett Square, park in the Alumni Hall lot (bear left as you enter the grounds and park in the first lot on the right).

Need a Hotel?

The following hotels are located near the Philadelphia campus in
University City:

The Inn at Penn, 3600 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA
Sheraton University City, 3549 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
Homewood Suites University City, 4109 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA