For Students

2019 New York Trip

Thank you to all the students and alumns who helped make this year's Annual New York Trip a great success. Check out pictures of the day on our new Instagram page.

The Urban Studies Program Gordon Fellowship

Congratulations to this summer's first Gordon Fellows! Use this link to find out more information about the Fellowship.

Urban Studies Research Guide

If you're looking for where to start your Urban Studies research, then look no further. Urbs librarian Deborah Bishov has created a handy Urban Studies Research guide, complete with online text resources as well as mapping tools, U.S. Census data and more. HERE'S THE LINK.

Showcasing Student Work

Students of Urban Research Methods [URBS 200] study the economic, social, and cultural life of a specific Philly neightborhood. CLICK HERE to see student work from previous semesters.

Urban Studies Awards
Use this link for information on our annual Hassenfeld and Jacques Gordon grants, as well as other Urban Studies Program awards.

URBS-Related Internships
Here are some ideas for internships in Urban Studies-related fields.

Urban Studies Links
An assortment of helpful websites to use as a resource in your studies.

Senior Thesis Titles
Thinking about what to work on in Senior Seminar? Take a look at what our URBS alumns have written about in previous years. Penn WebLogin required.