Inspired by what Benjamin Franklin called “an inclination…to serve mankind,” Penn weaves civic awareness and civic action into campus life.

Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships

Penn's central administrative office for community partnership programs.

Community Services and Initiatives at Penn

Faculty, staff, alumni and student community-service organizations; administration initiatives; community-service courses and programs.

Office of Government and Community Affairs

Handles University relations with government at the local, city, state and federal levels.

Penn and Philadelphia

Penn shares a spirit of cooperation with its neighbors, local government and business.

Penn Resources / Facilities Open to the Public

Hotels, hospitals, cultural and recreational facilities and more.