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Penn Admissions Blog
An Insider's Guide to Philly
Queenie | April 18, 2019
Philly is a diverse city. There’s always somewhere to go and something to do, see and eat. Through my time at Penn and my time living in Philly, I have come to know Philly pretty well. I’ve co...
My First Clinical Experience
Sophie | April 18, 2019
Whenever someone hears I am studying to be a nurse, the first topic they poach me with is ‘clinicals’. To quickly clarify what exactly nursing clinicals are, it is important to note how essent...
Wellness Spots at Penn
Ria | April 15, 2019
Penn can be a busy place and it’s important to take some time for yourself. Allowing yourself to take a break can re-energize you to get back to all of the incredible things you’re doing, so&n...
My Quaker Days Experience
Sophie | April 11, 2019
Opening the email from Penn Admissions with the invitation to attend Quakers Days might have been the most surreal moment for me throughout the college process. Quaker Days is an event in which al...
Free Fun On Campus
Izzy | March 29, 2019
Being a Penn student comes with many perks: a beautiful campus, countless resources for student support, stellar faculty, and insightful, inspiring classmates. But it also comes with a hefty price...
A Day in the Life of a Penn Quaker
Queenie | March 25, 2019
What does a college student’s day look like? This is something I fantasized about as a high school senior after I received my acceptance from Penn. I couldn’t wait to spend my days studying in...