How To Apply
Prospective Penn Engineering undergraduates should apply through the University of Pennsylvania’s Office of Admissions.
Before applying, please become familiar with the relevant requirements for freshmen admission:
- High school documents (transcripts, recommendations, etc.)
- Tests you may need to take (SAT, ACT, TOEFL) Note: the test-optional policy has been extended through 2023-24
- Penn’s undergraduate admissions timetable, including deadlines for Early Decision and Regular Decision
- Interview Information
- AP and Transfer Credit Policies
To apply online:
Submit your application online using the Common Application or the Coalition Application (for undergraduate first year and transfer applicants only). As a part of this application, students must complete a personal essay. Additionally, Penn applicants must complete the Penn Writing Supplement.