​​​​​​​The commencement procession winds its way through 潘’s tree-lined campus.

The commencement procession winds its way through 潘’s tree-lined campus.


Introduction to 潘

A welcome message from President Liz Magill and a quick overview of our dynamic university.


When Benjamin Franklin founded 潘, America’s first university, he launched a tradition of firsts that has distinguished the University for nearly three centuries and continues to advance higher education around the world.


A central source for comprehensive University news coverage.

通信 & 媒体服务

Information about the University’s full range of communications services, publications and media outlets.


Things to See and Do

资源 and Facilities Open to the Public

A comprehensive list of campus amenities that are open to all, including cultural institutions, athletics facilities, and resources for health care and veterinary care.

艺术 & 文化

潘 is home to a host of world-class museums and galleries and offers a rich array of cultural events, 包括戏剧, 音乐, and dance performances.


Covering ten city blocks across 潘’s campus are hundreds of retail shops, 餐厅, and distinctly West Philly attractions for students and tourists alike. From quick grab-and-go meals to fine dining experiences, retail splurges or just the essentials, SHOP PENN is a great day trip or resource for the 潘 community.


注册自己, 你的家人, or your group of undergraduate students for a campus tour and information session, or download materials to take a self-guided walking tour of campus.


本科 Classroom Visits

Prospective students are invited to learn more about the intellectual life at 潘 by attending a class during the academic year.


From West 费城 to the comfort of your own home, we invite you to explore 潘 through a virtual tour of our historic campus. Get a glimpse inside our state-of-the-art classrooms, hear from current students and faculty, and catch live performances by members of our community as you stroll down Locust Walk.


Travel Information

Transportation and 停车

Helpful resources for traveling to, from and around campus, as well as an interactive parking map and comprehensive list of parking locations.


Detailed directions to our most frequented buildings on campus from the airport, 火车站, and nearby parking garages.


Walking, biking, and driving maps for the University’s schools, hospitals and 医疗 centers. The maps are searchable by public art, athletics, construction areas, and more.

Local Accommodations

校园列表, 中心城市, and airport hotels that offer special rates for individuals or groups visiting 潘. Some also offer meeting and conference services.

方向 and 停车 at the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine

The Ruth and Raymond Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine is located adjacent to the Hospital of the University of 潘sylvania.



校园安全 & 安全

潘 provides a safe environment to live, 工作, 和研究, thanks to public safety programs and community partnerships.

Emergency Information

Phone numbers for fire, 警察, 医疗, and weather emergencies, counseling help lines, and how to report phone and data trouble.