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University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) — private non-profit university. It is located in Philadelphia, United States. The higher education institution was founded in the 18th century and is one of the oldest institutions in the country. UPenn is working closely with 568 Group, Associated Universities, Inc. (AUI), Association of American Universities (AAU). Sport affiliations and memberships National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), The Ivy League, Consortium on Financing Higher Education (COFHE).
The university is among the top-10 best institutions in the word. Times Higher Education World University Ranking — THE, which is based on 13 criterias, places the institution in 14 place.
UPenn works in several scientific areas and is waiting for new students.
The academic calendar at UPenn is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in United States. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. One year of studying at UPenn will cost local citizens a minimum of 19,995 USD. For foreigners, the tuition fee is different — from 37,678 USD per year. The university has several scholarships and student financial support programs that help students cover part of their tuition costs. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.
In addition to the cost of education, it is necessary to pay attention to additional costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
The campus of UPenn is located in Philadelphia. This is a fairly large city that opens up many opportunities for students: from cafes, restaurants and other entertainment to internships at large companies. But an urban campus can also be a disadvantage, because big city life distracts some students from their studies. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more. Not only locals study at UPenn, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.