World Class Campus
Philadelphia is the perfect place to study. With centuries of history, a diverse population, and a vibrant urban center that's right in the middle of the Boston-Washington D.C. corridor, Philadelphia offers abundant opportunity for students of education. Studying at Penn GSE in Philadelphia means you will have access to one of the largest urban school districts in the country as well as an array of professional contacts and opportunities to study and research across the globe. Check out GSE in Philly and GSE Worldwide for more information.
Active Urban Life
Whether you're visiting, flying in for class on the weekend, or moving to Philly to study, there is fun to be had. We recommend checking out these Philly-area websites for the latest events and happenings.
- Uwishunu: Philly from the Inside Out
- Official Visitor Guide for Greater Philadelphia
- Yelp Philadelphia
- Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
- Campus Philly
In the Neighborhood
Philadelphia is a diverse city, with neighborhoods as distinct as classic Rittenhouse Square and tree-lined University City. If you're planning to move to Philly, check out our Philly Neighborhood Guide to get a sense of the options.
Penn also has resources for on-campus and off-campus living. Graduate students can also live on campus by being a Graduate Associate in one of Penn's College Houses.