Welcome to the IR Program!

Opportunities in IR

Explore opportunities to apply your International Relations studies both at Penn and beyond the university.

International Relations at Penn

Welcome to the International Relations Program at the University of Pennsylvania! The IR major places a strong emphasis on interdisciplinary skills, and its courses are drawn from a variety of departments at Penn. Please browse our website to learn more about the program.

Congratulations 2015 IR Graduates!


Wondering about the internship process? Looking for advice from other IR majors? Come to the IR Internship Panel this Thursday, February 26 at 6:30pm in Williams 843! We have an impressive lineup of upperclassmen with exclusive insight into various internship opportunities who are happy to share their experiences and provide advice. The panel will be followed by a question and answer session. See you there!



The IRUSA Mentorship Program will be hosting a Spring Skate Social 1:30-3:00pm this Sunday, February 8th at the Class of 1923 Rink!

Admission costs will be covered and hot chocolate and donuts will be provided so all you need to bring is yourself and a willingness to have a good time! 


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