Discover the mystery and languages of the ancient world this summer with Penn’s esteemed Classical Studies program. In just five-and-a-half weeks, you can make much progress in Latin and Greek or fulfill your degree requirements in the humanities. You have access to the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts as well as the Penn Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology—bringing your studies to life. Whether you’re a Penn student new to Classics, or a visiting undergraduate eager to study at the nation’s oldest Classical Studies department, we have enthralling courses that fit your needs.
Course registration begins in early spring!
Summer Session I: May 28–July 3, 2019
- ANCH 026 910: Ancient Greece
- CLST 100 910: Greek and Roman Mythology (online)
- CLST 337/517 910: MLA Proseminar: Reading the Iliad in an Age of War (online)
- GREK 112 910: Intensive Elementary Greek
- LATN 112 910: Intensive Elementary Latin (online)
Summer Session II: July 5–August 9, 2019
- ANCH 027 920: Ancient Rome
- GREK 212 920: Intensive Intermediate Greek (online)
- LATN 212 920: Intensive Intermediate Latin (online)
Summer is the perfect season to be a visiting student on Penn’s campus. Our renowned Classical Studies department offers flexible courses that range from language to ancient history and archaeology. And Philadelphia makes an exciting backdrop to explore America's history, great food and sizzling entertainment in a city that's experiencing a cultural renaissance.