About University of Pennsylvania

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does University of Pennsylvania cost?

University of Pennsylvania Cost of Attendance
In-state $51,464
Out-of-state $51,464
On-Campus Room and Board $14,536
Off-Campus Room and Board $13,990
Average Annual Cost $22,944
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

University of Pennsylvania Financial Aid and Debt

87%

Students paying down their debt

$21,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$221

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 60% $36,971
Federal Grants 14% $7,427
Pell grants 14% $4,461
Other federal grants 10% $3,996
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 5% $3,101
Institutional grants or scholarships 49% $41,565
Student loan aid 14% $7,145
Federal student loans 13% $7,134
Other student loans 3% $13,184

University of Pennsylvania Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 127 Up to $600
Take a foreign language class 141 Up to $3,000
Do community service 236 Up to $75
Visit a college campus 241 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 178 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

University of Pennsylvania Admissions

What is University of Pennsylvania's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 9%
Average GPA 3.8
SAT Submissions 57% of applicants
SAT Reading 680-770
SAT Math 700-800
SAT Writing 690-780
ACT Submissions 43% of applicants
Composite Score 32-35

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University of Pennsylvania Campus Life

6:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

11

Forbes Ranking

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

95%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 13096
Living on campus
Transfer Students 22%
Under Age 25 31%
Gender Balance
Men
47%
Women
53%

Student Diversity

74%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
45.30%
Asian
19.44%
Unknown
18.81%
Hispanic or Latino
9.31%
Black or African American
7.03%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.08%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.03%

University of Pennsylvania Graduation Success

98%

First Year Student Retention

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$79,700

Average Salary After Graduation

About University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania is one of the oldest universities in America and, as a member of the Ivy League, one of the most prestigious institutions of higher learning in all the world.

Address

34th & Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Research Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify