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Penn Admissions Blog

Sydney | May 3, 2021
When I tell people I’m a nurse, the common response is “Wow that must be a lot of work.” They aren’t wrong, but we are involved in more than just clinicals, wearing scrubs, and studying fo...
Karin | April 28, 2021
Taking a course with a world-famous psychologist feels intimidating until you actually start learning from them. When I originally heard about Dr. Angela Duckworth’s inaugural version of GRIT La...
Shawn | April 16, 2021
With the introduction of safety guidelines as the world gained more information about the spread of COVID-19, several of us realized that most of our operations would need to be altered. Classes m...
Olivia | April 14, 2021
After a short three years, many seniors at Penn begin their senior project, whether it is an engineering design project, a thesis (most often in the College), or a capstone (Wharton students). The...
Karin | April 13, 2021
In true Penn fashion, I came in as a freshman with sky–high ambitions. I wanted to join every club, make all the friends, take every cool class, and seize every opportunity. While those expectat...
Penn Admissions | April 6, 2021
On Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. ET, the University of Pennsylvania will announce admission decisions for Regular Decision applicants to the Class of 2025, the institution’s 269th class. ...