Cappex.com - College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Discussions

What are others saying about University of Pennsylvania?

Academic Rigor
4.5926
Dorm Life
3.9318
Food and Dining
3.6047
Bang for the buck
4.0263
Clubs and Activities
4.6667
Campus Safety
4.4643
Most Helpful Review for University of Pennsylvania
  • Category: Am enjoying being here
  • Review by: Katherine from Murrieta, CA
  • 76 out of 81 people found this review helpful

I think it's the perfect school for me.

Read the full review

To find more tips for prospective students, what to do for fun and whether this school is great for a particular type of student read the 78 reviews for University of Pennsylvania

Got something to say?
Create an account to write a review

Need more information?

Curious about something that isn't answered here? Feel free to ask University of Pennsylvania a question

Discuss this School on Facebook

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
  • 0
  • Kaylee from Hunlock Creek, PA
  • Jun-17-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is absolutely beautiful! I've seen bits and pieces of the area, and for someone from the middle of nowhere, UPenn was nothing like I expected. Very pleased with what I saw, and hopefully I'll end up at this beautiful university.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Ami from Philadelphia, PA
  • Jan-07-2015 I am a current student here

    I rate UPenn at a 10 out of 10, I love my school and everything about it. I think what really makes us great is the oppurtunity to have a well rounded education so critical thinking is put at the center of all classes. In addition it is a beautiful campus with much history.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Mavi
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    All students have high academic standards. Everyone tries to think 5 years ahead and gets involved in everything freshman fall. If you want a life without a moment to catch your breath, Penn is the right place for you.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Dont read me please
  • Dec-11-2014 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I had some friends who went there. They said it was nice. I will take their word for it. I just want a cap for doing this. Don't read this, I have only ever heard of this campus.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Jenna
  • Sep-29-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    UPenn has a beautiful campus, in the city. It has many attractive features such as a flexible curriculum and key connections in many fields. The students seem involved and not as cutthroat as other Ivy League students.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Helen from New York, NY
  • Apr-11-2014 I am a past student here

    The University of Pennsylvania is a school of opportunity, and is only as good as you make it. I loved it with all my heart, because I let it take my breath away every moment as I walked down the beautiful Locust Walk to my classes, dorms, or to meet with friends. It can be challenging at times because of the academic rigor and competition, but the relationships you form with the amazing people around you can get you through it!

    Read More
  • 0
  • Mattcr
  • Mar-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Terrific academics. Splendid extracurricular opportunities. Ideal Mid-Atlantic state location.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Madison
  • Feb-21-2014 I am a current student here

    I absolutely love attending Penn. It's an academically rigorous environment with brilliant professors and motivated students. However, it remains a highly social environment as well, striking a perfect balance between work and play.`

    Read More
  • 0
  • Jorge from Philadelphia, PA
  • Feb-10-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    UPENN is a beautiful, historical, campus with a very friendly administration that genuinely cares about their students, even their prospective students. The school dedicates itself to staying at the head of innovative learning and research. I have never been more impressed with a school before.

    Read More