Penn Admissions

October 1, 2020
Read, Life at Penn, Beyond the Plan

Life at Penn, Beyond the Plan

This guest post was written by Julia Klayman ’21, a student majoring in Philosophy, Politics and Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences. She is […]
September 17, 2020
Read, College applicants will make the pandemic a focus of their admissions essays. Should they?

College applicants will make the pandemic a focus of their admissions essays. Should they?

The following essay was originally published in a piece in The Washington Post (“College applicants will make the pandemic a focus of their admissions essays. Should […]
September 10, 2020
Read, Making the Most of Your Virtual College Visit

Making the Most of Your Virtual College Visit

Visiting colleges virtually is new for a lot of us. While there are some things that are impossible to recreate from an in-person campus visit, there are many other ways to […]
August 6, 2020
Read, Looking for Something To Do? 10 Pandemic-Friendly Ways to Spend Your Time

Looking for Something To Do? 10 Pandemic-Friendly Ways to Spend Your Time 

This summer looks different than we all imagined it would. The coronavirus pandemic continues to upend many aspects of daily life, and a nationwide movement protesting systemic racism has coalesced across the […]