Penn’s Graduate School of Education offers students a unique opportunity: The chance to study with the researchers and practitioners who move education forward.

If you are interested in joining the Penn GSE family or have questions about the admissions process, we’d love to hear from you.

Everything You Need to Know

Applying to GSE

Interested in applying for the 2014-2015 school year? Click the links below to get started any time. You'll find application instructions, information about deadlines and fees, and our online application.

Why GSE?

Get to Know Us

At Penn GSE, students regularly engage with groundbreaking education research and hone their skills as forward-thinking educational practitioners. Our students and graduates work in a diverse array of fields – from the classroom to the federal government to NGOs in Tibet – and are known for being both passionate and highly skilled.


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Tuition & Financial Aid

When making financial plans to attend graduate school, it’s important to consider both tuition and fees and living expenses. We are committed to making your graduate education affordable, and we offer generous scholarships, fellowships, and assistantships to many of our students.


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If you have questions or would like to speak with our Office of Admissions & Financial Aid, contact us at (215) 898-6415, 1-877-PENN-GSE, or

Office of Admissions & Financial Aid

University of Pennsylvania
Graduate School of Education

3700 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 898-6415

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