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Penn Admissions Blog

Dean Soule | December 16, 2021
Welcome to the first members of the class of 2026 who were admitted under the Early Decision and QuestBridge Match application plans! We can’t wait for these inquisitive, motivated and caring st...
Penn Admissions | December 16, 2021
The University of Pennsylvania received 7,795 applications under the first-choice Early Decision Program for the entering class of 2026. From this group of highly talented and compelling students ...
Dean Soule | December 10, 2021
Integrity isn’t just about being honest. It’s about being authentic. It’s about recognizing what makes you, well… YOU… and honoring yourself in what you say and what you do. “Whoe...
Sydney | October 31, 2021
As a nursing student at Penn, summer plans can seem conflicting. Some people will tell you that you need to start working in a clinical setting ASAP while others will tell you it is not necessary....
Ria | October 6, 2021
The Asian-American Studies Program at Penn, commonly referred to as ASAM, has been transformative in my experience in college. The Program offers courses and activities in Asian American Studies, ...
Dean Soule | September 22, 2021
Good news! The admissions team at the University of Pennsylvania wants to get to know the real you, and we’ve just updated our recommendation requirements to make it even easier for you to choos...