Penn Summer High School Programs offer an outstanding Ivy League academic challenge to teens in the US on a beautiful, historic campus. Read More!
Get your first taste of college life at an Ivy League institution in the heart of Philadelphia. Penn Summer High School Programs, open to Philadelphia and US residents and international students, offer unique credit and non-credit options. Undergraduate courses are open to high school students who want to pursue a favorite discipline beyond the level offered in secondary schools, get a head start on college requirements or explore a brand new field.
Penn Summer High School Programs are built around courses taught by Penn faculty, scholars and distinguished visiting experts. Small class sizes ensure that you get the individualized attention you deserve. And extracurricular activities such as SAT preparation workshops, a college writing series and presentations about college admissions procedures, give you the insight and guidance you need to get ready for the college application process.
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Penn's campus offers an enormous array of lectures, panel discussions, musical and dramatic performances. It has the country's largest open-stack library, state-of-the-art research labs and world-class museums. In addition, the city of Philadelphia offers an endless variety of historical and cultural destinations.Read More!