Penn is home to more than 23,700 students. Roughly half are graduate and professional students; of those, one third are international students, and 20 percent are members of U.S. minority groups. Women account for almost half of all graduate students.
Penn strives to develop and nurture a diverse community, which shares a spectrum of backgrounds and perspectives. Penn has extensive resources to meet the needs of its diverse student body, including comprehensive online information, as well as centers for international students, students of color, students with disabilities, and more.