Penn Updates

February 26, 2018
University Shield on the university seal

Student Voices

Our founder, Benjamin Franklin, was a great believer in democratic principles. He also believed strongly that the aim of education is service to society, and peaceful […]
December 13, 2017
Shot of College Hall from across Locust Walk

ED Press Release 2017

December 13, 2017 The University of Pennsylvania has admitted 1,312 students to the Class of 2022 through the first-choice Early Decision program. Penn’s admitted Early Decision […]
August 30, 2017
University Shield on the university seal

After Hurricane Harvey

I have been to Houston many times over the course of my admissions career: I’ve spent time with good friends, eaten great meals, and had inspiring […]
July 20, 2017
Ben Franklin Bench

Penn-Specific Essay 2017 – 2018

Congratulations on the successful completion of another school year. After working so hard, you deserve a restful summer break! We know you are balancing multiple priorities […]
March 30, 2017
Students walking down Locust Walk outside of Huntsman Hall

Penn Welcomes a Vibrant New Class

PHILADELPHIA, PA – On Thursday, March 30, at 5:00 p.m., the University of Pennsylvania will announce admission decisions for Regular Decision applicants to the Class of […]
January 9, 2017
Dean Furda outside Penn Commons

Dean Furda hosts The Process on Sirius XM Channel 111, January 10 at 1pm EST

Dean Furda hosts The Process – 1/10/17Join Dean Furda as he hosts The Process January 10, 2017 – 1pm Eastern Sirius XM – Business radio Channel […]