Off-campus Learning

Students enrich their Penn education by immersing themselves in different cultures and languages. Or they stay local and take advantage of academic opportunities offered in conjunction with regional institutions.


Study Abroad Overview
Learn about Penn’s full range of semester, full-year, and summer study abroad programs, as well as Penn Abroad 101, the prerequisite to studying abroad for a semester or a year.

Penn Abroad Program
Detailed information about non-summer study abroad programs for undergraduates, including the application process, cost, academic credit, participant expectations, and more.

Penn Summer Abroad
Take an intellectual and cultural journey to one of seven carefully selected locales around the world. Look here for the application, cost, fellowship opportunities, and complete details.

Study Abroad Database
Explore Penn’s Global Activity Map to learn about University-approved programs and courses all over the world.

Inside the United States

Quaker Consortium
Learn about Penn’s reciprocal agreement with nearby Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Swarthmore Colleges, and explore the range of courses offered.

Washington Semester Program
A unique opportunity for students with an interest in public policy to live, learn, and work in the nation’s political epicenter while students at other schools are back on campus.