News, Media, & Communication Services

Look here for news and communications services offered by the University; includes news offices, publications, telephone, web and video services, and more.

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News and Media


The Almanac is the weekly publication of record and opinion for faculty and staff, with news and services that extend its readership to students, alumni, and neighbors. The Almanac also publishes the AT PENN calendars.

The Daily Pennsylvanian

The Daily Pennsylvanian is Penn’s independent student news organization. The DP covers news, sports, and entertainment from the University and around the Philadelphia metro area.

Penn Today

If there is news at Penn, readers will find it on Penn Today. The daily online publication includes faculty, staff, and student profiles, research updates, and the latest happenings on campus.

The Pennsylvania Gazette

Penn’s alumni magazine presents thought-provoking articles and information about the University, along with alumni notes and commentary.

University Communications

The Office of University Communications is Penn’s central office for University-wide news publications, press releases, media relations, and public affairs.

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Penn Video Network

PVN is the University’s cable television and video network, with movie channels featuring curriculum support films as well as a Penn video bulletin board and Penn events channel.


An online publication highlighting research and scholarship from the School of Arts & Sciences.


The student-run radio station, broadcast exclusively online.

WXPN 88.5 FM

Listener-supported public radio from the University of Pennsylvania.

Communication Services

Mail Services and Express Shipping

Penn Mail Services handles all intramural mail and outgoing correspondence, including projects that require bulk mail and lettershop services.

Print and Interactive Communications

An interactive website that offers comprehensive resources to meet any communications need, including design; production and advertising services in print, electronic and broadcast formats; an online printing center and more.

Electronic Communications Services

Services from Penn’s Information Systems and Computing including networking/connectivity, phone, tv, video, email and calendaring as well as web hosting, storage, and platforms.

University Records Center

Information about retrieval procedures and available resources at the storage facility for University and Health System records.