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Student Life

09/06/18 9:43pm
Of the 27 fraternities under Penn's Interfraternity Council, only three chapters are not included in the North-American Interfraternity Conference and therefore will not be affected by the ban. 
09/06/18 10:31am
The announcement of Huntsman Hall's nightly closing at 2 a.m. – an effort by the Wharton administration to improve campus wellness – sparked widespread student criticism in the past two weeks. 
09/05/18 11:32pm
Administrators created Smith's new role, in part, to help counter the number of currently vacant positions with VPUL. 
09/03/18 10:12pm
Haley Pilgrim, the new Graduate and Professional Student Assembly President, plans to focus on mental health, sexual harassment, and civic engagement this summer.
08/29/18 11:57pm
This fall, only 194 students are abroad — the lowest number in recent history. Of the 194 students, 55 of them are seniors.
08/29/18 9:59pm
Kings Court English House, DuBois College House, and Gregory College House do not have air-conditioning, and residents have been competing to sleep in the few cool spots in the dorms.
08/28/18 9:44pm
The National Weather Service predicts that the heat will abate by 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.
08/27/18 8:14pm
Houston Market’s construction was officially completed Aug. 19, but the building itself was not open to students until the first day of classes on Aug. 28. 
08/23/18 10:34pm
On June 28, Gutmann released a statement referring to the findings of both the student researchers and the working group recognizing the role of slavery in the University's past. 
08/23/18 9:15pm
Pulley’s appointment comes six months after the departure of Eddie Banks-Crosson, who left as the former director of OFSL to become the new director of Wharton’s MBA Office of Student Life.
08/23/18 7:11pm
The building, previously opened 24 hours a day, was a popular destination for those looking to burn midnight oil. Some say the decision to close it early has only added to their stress.
08/21/18 5:46pm
From high-profile political figures like Ivanka Trump to Grammy-award-winning celebrities like John Legend, find out where Penn's most celebrated alumni lived at Penn
08/21/18 4:37pm
Over the past year, Penn students say that the fraternity-dominated party scene at Penn has already begun to change, and this year's NSO will likely feel the effects.
08/20/18 8:38pm
From midnight screams to outdoor concerts, there are plenty of opportunities each year for students to get involved in the Penn community and celebrate with their peers.
08/20/18 8:28pm
Here are some of last spring's biggest stories that still have ongoing implications on campus.
08/20/18 11:21am
Penn's campus is home to numerous scholars, but these five professors are faculty every Penn student should know.
08/20/18 11:03am
From CAPS to student led groups, Penn's often competitive culture is complemented by these mental health resources every student should know.
07/31/18 1:25pm
Dubé's position as director of all wellness initiatives across the University is the first of its kind in the Ivy League. 
06/22/18 3:44pm
A practicing social worker in New Jersey, Patrick graduated with his cohort in 2016 but had since been on leave while he was finishing his dissertation. 
06/05/18 9:11pm
The CAPS website states that there are no Thursday evening hours from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. between May 17 and Aug. 23 and no Saturday hours between May 5 and Sep. 1.