Graduate Admissions

Chicago Bean Statue and skyline
Tomorrow, September 24th, we will be attending the Chicago Architecture and Design College Day 2022! Please stop by and say hello if you are in the area, we would love to meet you.
Applications for fall 2023 are open
We are pleased to announce the Weitzman School of Design application for fall 2023 enrollment is
Philly skyline at night
Philadelphia has a new “night mayor” all thanks to the work of Michael Fichman, a research associate at PennPraxis who teaches in the Mast
Students eating lunch on the plaza.
Today is the first day of the fall semester and we would like to wish a warm welcome to all students, new and returning!
Teenagers participating in Design to Thrive

Image: Gaja Papa
Taken from PennToday

PennPraxis continues to do incredible work for our community in Philadelphia and beyond!
Staff Art Show
This is the last week to catch our Staff Art Show currently on display in Dean's Alley of Meyerson Hall. Not only are our students talented, but our staff are as well! Stop by to see what they work on from "five to nine'!
People gathered in our Plaza Gallery sitting in chairs and on the stairs for extra space.

A standing-room-only talk by French architect Bernard Tschumi presented by the Department of Architecture.

Our public lecture series for Fall 2022, Open for Discussion, started in the beginning of September and runs through November and into the beginning of December. Below are a few upcoming lectures you might be interested in:
Image of Matthew Jordan-Miller Kenyatta
Matthew Jordan-Miller Kenyatta, PhD, a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of City and Regional Planning, was appointed as the Weitzman School’s first Director of
Group of young people on tour

Photo: Lou Caltabiano

In a new series for Academic Year 2022-2023 that draws on faculty and student voices, Dan Mangano (MSHP’23), a student ambassador in the Graduate Program in Historic Preservation at Weitzman, reports on New Student Orientation 2022, which had a focus on justice and belonging. 
Why Weitzman Wednesday featuring Nick Sideropoulos, MSD-AAD'22
Welcome back to our blog series, Why Weitzman Wednesdays! Where we share statements from students/alums explaining why they chose Weitzman in hopes that it will help make your decision a little easier and show why Weitzman is the right choice for you!
Liz Magill with Gritty and Quaker

Image take from Penn Today.

Amy Gutman, Penn’s President for the last 17 years, was sworn in as United States Ambassador to Germany earlier this year.
Philly skyling with a ferris wheel
The Wawa Welcome America concert is back on the Parkway this July 4th with fireworks to follow! However, there are plenty of events leading up to Monday including free admission to museums across the city.