UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA - [UPENN], PHILADELPHIA

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  25367Enrollment

The University of Pennsylvania, commonly known as Penn is a private Ivy League research university located in the University City section of West Philadelphia. The foundation of the university was laid on November 14, 1740.

University of Pennsylvania offers undergraduate and graduate courses through its network of twelve schools. The most popular majors of the university include:-

  • Finance
  • General Biology
  • Registered Nursing
  • Political science and economics

Why chose University of Pennsylvania?

  • University of Pennsylvania was one of the first academic institution to follow a multidisciplinary model.
  • The university has seven largest endowment of all colleges in United states at $13.8 billion.
  • Home to many innovations:- first school of medicine, first collegiate business school.
  • University had academic research budget of $966 million.
  •  The University has been recognised as an R1 doctoral university ie. Highest research activity.

Program, Faculty and Divisions at University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania has twelve schools in total, five offer undergraduate and graduate studies and seven offer only graduate studies

Annenberg School for Communication
Graduate school of Education
Law School
School of Arts and Sciences
School of design
School of Dental Medicine
School of engineering and Applied science
Perelman School of medicine
School of Nursing
School of Social Policy and practise
School of Veterinary Medicine
Wharton School

With a faculty of nearly 5000 professors, the University delivers excellence for each student.

University of Pennsylvania Campus and residence

Penn offers many avenues to find what you like and what you’re good at, and meet peers whose interests align with and diverge from your own. This wide diversity of social, political, religious, and cultural activities on campus deeply enriches the life of the University.

Ten out of twelve university colleges offer residential facility with all amenities for students. The university can accommodate roughly 5600 residents. One can check all facilities provided and availability by simply logging into https://www.collegehouses.upenn.edu/ .

University of Pennsylvania Admission process

Pre-Requisites for admission into university of Pennsylvania

  • Transcripts
  • Test scores : SAT/ACT for UG students: GRE/GMAT for graduate students
  • English language proficiency test score : TOEFL;IELTS or PTE
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Graded writing sample preferably in English or history (undergraduate students)
  • Additional documents as specified by department one is applying for.

Admission Process

The admission process is not centralised at the university therefore, there are separate admission portals for each school.

One must select the program and visit the college website directly for the entire admission process.

Cost and expenses

Cost and expenses of studying in University of Pennsylvania are tabulated below:-

Tuition fee$55,584
Books and Supplies$1280
Room and Board$15,616
Transportation$895

Scholarships, Bursaries and Financial Aids

All Penn aid is need-based. Penn, like all other Ivy League schools, doesn’t award merit-based or athletic scholarships. Instead, all aid is devoted to helping families who need financial assistance to meet Penn’s cost of attendance.

Alumni network at University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania has a network of 314,710 alumni. Alumni of the university gets following benefits:-

  • Insurance Discounts and banking offers
  • Alumni penncard
  • Entertainment Discounts
  • Educational Discounts

List of few Notable Alumni:-

  • American Civil rights lawyer – Gloria Allred
  • Pulitzer award winning authtor -  Jennifer Egan
  • Indian Business  Magnate –Anil Ambani
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AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 50,538
Bachelors Tuition Fees$50538
Post graduate Tuition Fees$56786
Accomodation Fees (Annual)
$ 9,820
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
25,367
International Students
254
Male : Female Ratio
43:57
Student : Faculty Ratio
7:1
ADMISSION DEADLINES ( FALL SEASON )
Application Deadline
January 05, 2019
Start of Application process October 05, 2018
End of Application process January 05, 2019
Application Fee
$ 75
Application website www.commonapp.org/
Accepts common App Yes
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
9.4%
Min. 7
Total Applications
-
Min. 80
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    #16
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    #82.7

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