The University of Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania is a historic Ivy League school with highly selective admissions and a history of innovation in interdisciplinary education and scholarship. It also offers a picturesque campus amidst a dynamic city and a world-class research institution. UPenn has more study-abroad students than any other Ivy League school.
The University of Pennsylvania is proud to carry on the principles and spirit of its founder, Benjamin Franklin: entrepreneurship, innovation, invention, outreach, and a pragmatic love of knowledge. Franklin's practical outlook has remained a driving force in the university's development.
Penn of today is home to a diverse undergraduate student body of nearly 10,000, hailing from every state in the union and most countries around the world. Admissions to the University of Pennsylvania are among the most selective in the country and Penn consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Further 10,000 students are enrolled in Penn's 12 graduate and professional schools - national leaders in their fields. The Wharton School is consistently one of the nation's top three business schools. The School of Nursing is one of the two best in the U.S. The School of Arts and Sciences, Graduate School of Education, Law School, School of Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, and Annenberg School for Communication all rank among the top 10 schools in their fields.
Experience the unique campus at Penn
The landmark architecture and green lawns are the setting for the beautiful West Philadelphia campus, which houses all of Penn's activities, from student life, athletics, and academics to research, scholarship, and cultural life. All 12 of Penn's schools are located within walking distance of one another. This geographical unity, unique among Ivy League schools, supports and fosters Penn's interdisciplinary approach to education, scholarship, and research.
True to its roots, the University of Pennsylvania encourages both intellectual and practical pursuits. On the unified campus, this flexible mindset makes Penn a national leader in interdisciplinary programs, crossing traditional academic and professional boundaries to engage participants in the pursuit of new -- and useful -- knowledge.
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