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Penn Admissions Blog

Karin | February 27, 2020
While I love the excitement that comes with being on campus during the week, sometimes the best way to relax and unwind without taking a full-blown vacation is leaving University City and explorin...
Miles | February 26, 2020
If you’re trying to find the life and blood of Penn’s campus, look no further than Locust Walk. This is not only the central artery on campus for getting where you need to go, but it’s also ...
Sophie | February 25, 2020
For many, the thought of college academia is surrounded with images of stunning libraries, auditorium sized lecture halls, and professors with years of experience teaching the next generation of m...
Olivia | February 24, 2020
During my first year at Penn, I had hundreds of conversations that went like this: “Where are you living?” “In the Quad.” “Where in the Quad?” “In Ware.” �...
Karin | February 12, 2020
As a sophomore in the College, it’s known that I don’t have to declare my major until next semester. But with minors, there’s much more flexibility in that I can declare a minor my junior or...
Alex | January 31, 2020
It is, by now, a cliche to say that it’s difficult to believe how far I’ve come since filling out my Penn Application. But it’s true -- December of 2016 feels like just a few months ago, des...