For international students, visa requirements pose an additional hurdle during recruiting

Even after international students secure a sponsor for the H-1B visa, they still have to enter a lottery system for the visa which is known for having a low acceptance rate. In 2016, only 85,000 visas were granted out of 236,000 applications.

05/19/17 10:27am
This nonprofit helps first generation, low income students connect with local Phila. professionals

College junior and founder of the Collective Success realized last fall that first generation low income students often do not have the “social capital” that enables more privileged students to advance in their professional careers.

05/18/17 5:00pm
The Class of 2017 Graduates The Class of 2017 Graduates
05/15/17 10:50pm

On May 15, 2017, seniors, faculty, administrators, family, and friends gathered in Franklin Field to celebrate the graduation of Penn's class of 2017. This was Penn's 261st Commencement. // Carson Kahoe | Senior Photographer