Penn's Coronavirus COVID-19 Update
2020 SAS summer courses will take place remotely. For undergraduates, please check Penn InTouch for updated summer course information. For graduate and professional students, please consult your schools and programs. Summer study abroad remains cancelled.

The College of Liberal and Professional Studies staff is working remotely to comply with University protocols as we navigate the COVID-19 virus. Penn is committed to maintaining a safe campus and workplace for faculty, students, staff, and visitors. While we are not onsite, we are still available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. by phone and online in case you need support: (215) 898-7326 or

Visit, the University's dedicated coronavirus COVID-19 web page, for the latest updates.

Penn Summer Programs for International Students

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Studying at Penn can make a positive impact on your educational and professional aspirations. Our summer programs are designed to expand your intellectual horizons and give you a competitive edge in the global marketplace. Whatever Penn program you choose to explore, you have the opportunity to:

  • Study alongside your international academic peers
  • Experience academic life in the Ivy League
  • Earn a world-class education
  • Take advantage of small class sizes
  • Boost your English language skills and confidence

As an international student, here are the programs you can consider:

Penn Summer Global Institute

Penn Summer Global Institute

If you are a top international undergraduate with high English proficiency and a strong academic background, consider enrolling in Penn Summer Global Institute—an online experience that allows you to take two summer courses and earn college credit.

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English Language Programs

English Language Programs

Penn's English Language Programs help you refine and develop your English language skills. Whether you want to learn English for professional, academic, or personal gain, there are several non-credit options for you to consider during the summer.

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3440 Market Street, Suite 100
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