Shinji Ikari, a highschool student, has once again oversleep. His childhood friend Asuka wakes him up because they're late for school. On the way there Shinji gets struck down by a misterious girl who is in a hurry and accidentaly sees her panties.
Once they arrive to school the new transfer student is introduced, to Shinji and Asuka's surprise it turns out to be the same girl who ran into them a while back, Rei Ayanami. Ayanami also recognizes them and calls Shinji a pervert, making Asuka angry. Asuka and Rei get into a verbal fight as Shinji goes to the nursery.
This chapter ends with Ritsuku sensei (the school nurse) telling Shinji that a misterious organization called NERV has a special task for him.