Admissions Events

On-Campus Events

Prospective Student Open House

Spring Open House | March 18, 2017

Penn GSE will host its Spring Open House,  Saturday, March 18, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Penn's Houston Hall, located at 3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.

Learn about the many options for graduate study at Penn GSE and meet representatives from Admissions & Financial Aid, the master’s and doctoral programs, and current GSE students for a fun and informative day on Penn’s beautiful urban campus.

Please register by March 15.


Campus Visit and Academic Program Meetings

Prospective students may request a meeting with a program manager in their academic area(s) of interest. >> Request a program meeting. We kindly ask that requests be made at least five (5) business days in advance. Requests made without such notice will be accommodated as is possible. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Should you also wish to speak with Admissions & Financial Aid staff during your visit, we encourage you to email us your program(s) of interest and the date and time of your scheduled Academic Program Meeting. Additionally, prospective students can engage with Admissions & Financial Aid staff via monthly webinars (listed below) and web chats.

Online Events 

web chats 

 Join a group of current students for an informal online chat to get an inside look at Penn GSE. Learn about classes and campus culture, where to live, what student life is like, and much more! Click on a date below to RSVP. 



  • Financial Aid Overview - March 30, 2017


Preview Events for Admitted Master's Students

Students who are offered admission to a Penn GSE master's program will be formally invited to a preview event below. 

  • Teacher Education Program - March 24
  • All other M.S.Ed. programs - March 25
  • Higher Education M.S.Ed. - March 26-28

The Graduate Student Center is offering Online Information Sessions for: 

  • Incoming international students
  • Housing
  • Health insurance
  • Academic success


Meet Penn GSE on the Road

During the fall representatives from Admissions and Financial Aid travel across the United States to participate in graduate fairs. To learn where we'll be traveling to next year, fill out our inquiry form to receive our emails.