Who We Are

University Life at Penn nurtures an inclusive campus life environment where students grow intellectually, engage in meaningful experiential opportunities, and deepen intercultural and interpersonal understanding in preparation for a life of meaning and purpose.

University Life is part of the Office of the Provost. University Life departments serve undergraduate, graduate, and professional students, providing academic and career support, campus and community engagement, and much more.

Our efforts help to fulfill Penn’s strategic vision and enhance the ability of Penn students to reach their fullest potential.

Organizational Effectiveness

Organizational Effectiveness is part of University Life’s guiding principles. It encompasses our priorities, visual presence, professional development, onboarding, and technology services.

Our staff play a critical role in shaping the student experience at Penn. These resources ensure continued excellence through professional growth.