Visiting Undergraduates

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This summer, experience life as a Penn student. Our visiting undergraduate program allows students from across the US access to Penn courses and programs through open enrollment—all of which earn credits on a Penn transcript.

Penn Summer On-Campus

Penn Summer On-Campus

There are three academic sessions during Penn Summer On-Campus, and more than 300 courses are offered from academic departments across the university. Flexible day and evening classes are offered to fit your schedule and needs.

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Penn Summer Online

Penn Summer Online

Not going to be in Philadelphia this summer? Consider taking one of our Penn Summer Online courses. Online courses allow you to earn credit as you participate in real-time with your Penn instructor and peers while having 24/7 access to your virtual learning materials.

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Penn Summer Abroad

Penn Summer Abroad

Earn Penn credit as you experience culture in another country with Penn Summer Abroad. Travel with Penn faculty and other undergraduates with your accommodations and excursions planned for you. Enjoy the flexibility of a short-term commitment and make the most of your summer break.

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Visiting undergraduates

Once you have received confirmation of your enrollment in a Penn Summer program, learn how to get started with your studies. Visiting undergraduates are assigned advisors from the Penn Summer team who assist students with their academic needs. Please contact our office at (215) 898-7326 to schedule an advising appointment.

Visiting undergraduates should consult with their home institution regarding transfer credit policies prior to enrolling in courses through Penn Summer. In many cases, the transfer credit evaluation process will require a review of the course syllabus. When available, Penn Summer will post syllabi on the website under the course description. After completing course work at Penn and being awarded a grade, students can request a transcript through the University Registrar's Office to submit to their home institution for final evaluation.

More than 300 courses

to choose from


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Penn Summer student?


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Penn Summer

3440 Market Street, Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3335

(215) 898-7326

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