in the School of Arts and Sciences
Seventy-seven percent of all study abroad at Penn comes from the College. Most SAS students spend
only one semester abroad; only 15% stay the entire year. The semester
usually occurs during the junior year, following two years of language
study to gain the requisite proficiency.
about Students, Majors, and Programs Abroad
The largest numbers of College students come from majors in
The most popular sites for SAS programs are in Paris (Reid Hall),
Leuven, Jerusalem, Rome, Madrid, Seville, London (both Kings and
UC). The new program with the Free University in Berlin (a
consortium with Chicago, Columbia, Johns Hopkins, Princeton, and
Yale) should also attract a number of students.
SAS strongly encourages students to consider the options available
in Latin America, Asia, and Africa.
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November 10, 1999