Connect here to the administrative offices and services that keep the Penn community moving.


Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity

Policies and priorities in the areas of affirmative action and equal opportunity.

Audit, Compliance and Privacy

Internal audit and management services, institutional compliance and privacy programs support and oversight.

Business Services Division

Penn's Business Services Division (BSD) provides the leadership, business practices, facilities, and services needed to develop and maintain a hospitable, community-friendly, and service-oriented campus environment.

  • Purchasing Services
    Procurement services for the University community.

  • Child Care
    Child care available through the Penn Children's Center.

  • Transportation
    Transit information for travel on-campus, in University City and in Philadelphia.

  • University ID
    PennCard policies and services, includes PennCash, building access, network IDs and passwords.

Contact Info:

Office of the Vice President
3451 Walnut Street
Suite 440A
Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 898-9155

Campus Safety and Security

Division of Public Safety, crime reports, transportation, night parking and security services.

Facilities and Real Estate Services

Building, real estate and vendor services, campus development plans, maps.


Accounts payable, payroll, purchasing and more.

General Counsel

Legal advice and action related to the University and Health System.

Human Resources and Employment

Employment information and career services for faculty, staff and students.

Information Systems & Computing

Information Systems & Computing (ISC) provides IT leadership and delivers key systems and services to support and enhance research, instruction, and administration at the University. ISC's Service Catalog provides summaries of our offerings and links to service details. Contact information for frequently requested services and billing questions is on ISC's Contact Us page.

Contact Info:

3401 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 898-3028

ISC Services

Penn Libraries

Library accounts, catalogs, collections, resources and more.

Office of the Executive Vice President

Chief operating officer overseeing the administrative functions of the University.



Communications and news offices, mail service, telecommunications, campus publications, business cards, design, production, distribution and advertising services.

Employee Assistance Program

Counseling and support services for challenges that affect your personal and work life.

Event Planning

Event planning, contracts, projects.

Faculty and Staff Organizations

Organizations representing faculty and staff.

Residential Services

On-campus and community housing, listings, community service directory.

Student Services

Information on housing, health and wellness, employment, student organizations and more.

University Policies

Technology, employment, PennBook, safety, research and more.