StudentsReview :: The University of Pennsylvania
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Columbia University in the City of New York -- New York, NY
Harvard University -- Cambridge, MA
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania -- Bloomsburg, PA


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


The University of Pennsylvania

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$45,890
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$45,890

UPenn Address

UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
1 COLLEGE HALL 34TH AND SPRUCE STS
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19104--6303
General info:(215) 898-5000
Financial aid office:(215) 898-7526
Admissions office:(215) 898-7507University Homepage

Tuition + UPenn Housing (2013-2014)


Undergrad Application Fee: $75
Grad Application Fee:$80

Tuition Prepaid:Yes
Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:6,700
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 13,158
# of Grad students: 14,901
Total Students: 28,059
Male

46.4%
Female

53.6%
International

16%
African-American

6%
American Indian

0%
Asian

14%
Hispanic

6%
Pacific Islander

10%
Caucasian

46%
Unknown

10%

Financial Aid

59% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $431

7% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,853

51% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $35,371

20% receive student loans and the average amount is $6,944Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Veterinary Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A
Test EOFL N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: No
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

12% men vs 13% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:16,005
Women Applicants:15,277
Men Admitted:1,850
Women Admitted:1,980

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting and Finance
• Actuarial Science
• Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
• Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences
• African Studies
• African-American/Black Studies
• Anthropology
• Applied Economics
• Applied Mathematics
• Archeology
• Architecture
• Art History
• Artificial Intelligence
• Asian Studies/Civilization
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioethics/Medical Ethics
• Bioinformatics
• Biological and Biomedical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Biomedical Sciences
• Biophysics
• Biostatistics
• Biotechnology
• Business
• Business Administration
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Commerce
• Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
• Chemistry
• City/Urban
• Classics and Classical Languages
• Cognitive Science
• Communication and Media Studies
• Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
• Community and Regional Planning
• Comparative Literature
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
• Computer and Information Sciences
• Counseling Psychology
• Criminology
• Criticism and Conservation
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Demography and Population Studies
• Dentistry
• Design and Applied Arts
• Developmental and Child Psychology
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
• East Asian Languages
• East Asian Studies
• Economics
• Education
• Educational Leadership and Administration
• Educational Statistics and Research Methods
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Emergency Room/Trauma Nursing
• Endodontics/Endodontology
• Engineering
• Engineering Design
• English Language and Literature
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Environmental Biology
• Environmental Design/Architecture
• Environmental Health
• Environmental Science
• Environmental Studies
• Epidemiology
• Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Finance
• Fine/Studio Arts
• French Language and Literature
• General
• Geographic Information Science and Cartography
• Geography
• Geological/Geophysical Engineering
• Geology/Earth Science
• German Language and Literature
• Graphic Design
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• Historic Preservation and Conservation
• History
• History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Hydrology and Water Resources Science
• Immunology
• Insurance
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International Relations and Affairs
• International/Global Studies
• Italian Language and Literature
• Jewish/Judaic Studies
• Landscape Architecture
• Latin American Studies
• Law
• Legal Studies
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Literatures
• Logic
• Management
• Management Information Systems
• Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
• Management and Operations
• Marketing
• Marketing/Marketing Management
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Science
• Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
• Mathematics
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering
• Medical Scientist
• Medicine
• Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages
• Modeling
• Music
• Nanotechnology
• Natural Resources Management and Policy
• Near and Middle Eastern Studies
• Neuroscience
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
• Nurse Anesthetist
• Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
• Nursing Administration
• Nursing Education
• Operations Management and Supervision
• Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
• Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery
• Organizational Behavior Studies
• Orthodontics/Orthodontology
• Other
• Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
• Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
• Periodontics/Periodontology
• Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing
• Pharmacology
• Philosophy
• Physics
• Political Science and Government
• Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
• Psychology
• Public Administration
• Public Finance
• Public Health
• Public Policy Analysis
• Reading Teacher Education
• Real Estate
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Retailing and Retail Operations
• Romance Languages
• Russian Language and Literature
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Sciences
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
• Sociology
• South Asian Studies
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Statistics
• Sustainability Studies
• Systems Engineering
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
• Transportation/Mobility Management
• Urban Studies/Affairs
• Veterinary Medicine
• Virtual Environments and Simulation
• Visual and Performing Arts
• Water
• Wetlands
• Linguistics
• Marine Resources Management
• Related Support Services
• Natural Resources/Conservation
Compare UPennSave UPenn

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college tuition an... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→