University of Pennsylvania

#9 in National Universities

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Philadelphia, PADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree24,960 Students9.44 % Acceptance Ratio6:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    University of Pennsylvania is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total enrollment of 24,960 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 6:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 9.44% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio9.44 %
    Admission Yield67.80 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$75
    Graduate Application Fees$80

    The acceptance ratio is 9.44% last year at University of Pennsylvania where total 38,918 students applied and 3,674 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$53,534
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$37,134
    On-Campus Living Costs$16,901
    Off-Campus Living Costs$16,901

    The tuition & fees at University of Pennsylvania, for academic year 2017-2018 is $53,534.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $16,901 when living on campus and $16,901 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service

    University of Pennsylvania provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at University of Pennsylvania.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about University of Pennsylvania

Key Stats for University of Pennsylvania

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

University of Pennsylvania$53,534
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania$32,750

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania64.90%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania89.69%

Student Population small

University of Pennsylvania24,960
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania300,521

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania64.74%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania114

Distance Learning limited online classes


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges10
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Pennsylvania10

Contact Information & Online Resources


University of Pennsylvania 34th & Spruce Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6303
215) 898-5000


University of Pennsylvania is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (01/01/1921 - Current).
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