University of Pennsylvania


University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania


University of Pennsylvania is one of the world's most powerful research and teaching institutions, with a research budget last year topping $800 million and more than 4,000 active faculty members. The scale and interdisciplinary character of research and teaching sets Penn apart, and its highly ranked Perelman School of Medicine is one of the top recipients of NIH funding in the country.


Penn is committed to creating a community of scholars, students and staff that reflects the diversity of the world we live in. This range of perspectives and dialogue contributes to educational excellence and an inclusive, dynamic campus environment.

The Basics

SettingLocated in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$40,000 – $42,000
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Nearest CityPhiladelphia
Year Founded1740
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarFall, Spring, Summer
Level OfferedUndergraduate, graduate and professional programs
EnrollmentApproximately 10,000 students
International Students11%
Student-Teacher Ratio6:1

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Academic Programs

Undergraduate schools: The College (School of Arts and Sciences), School of Nursing, School of Engineering and Applied Science, WhartonSchool


Accounting, Architecture, Art History, Asian Languages, Bioengineering, Business & Public Policy, Chemistry, Chinese, Communications, Computer & Information Science, Earth and Environmental Science, Economics, English, Finance, Fine Arts, Government Administration, History, Japanese, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Urban Studies etc.



Recreation facilities: Penn Park, David Pottruck Health and Fitness Center, Energy Zone, Sheerr Pool, Hutchinson Gymnasium, Robert A. Fox Fitness Center, Ringe Squash Court.

Arts & culture: AnnenbergCenter,ArthurRossGallery, Penn Libraries,PennMuseum.


Students Life

Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Rowing, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Wrestling, Volleyball.


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