Summer is the perfect season to be a student at Penn. With Penn Summer programs, you can enjoy flexible class schedules that allow you to dive into subjects that excite you—and take courses that fit into your summer plans.
Studying at Penn puts you in the heart of the vibrant University City district, a neighborhood full of restaurants, shops, parks, film houses and museums. Off campus, you’ll find Philadelphia offers both historic charm and modern innovation—and it’s easily accessible since Philadelphia is one of the most walkable cities in the nation. Explore cobblestone streets in historic Old City, try out the latest food craze in Northern Liberties or enjoy an urban oasis in Fairmount Park.
Summer on Penn's Campus
Get the most out of your summer experience with all that Penn has to offer.
Summer in Philadelphia
There is no better season to explore Philadelphia’s history, culture, incredible food scene, and exciting neighborhoods.
Summer life at home
Whether you’re in Philly or across the country, make the most of this summer with activities that keep you connected and entertained.