Graduate Admissions

Penn "Minecraft" College Hall. Built by Andrew Roberts, Screenshot by Damian Owerko
There is no hiding the fact that our UPenn community misses their campus! Some students miss it so much so, that they have re-created it in Minecraft.
We will be hosting another Webchat tomorrow, April 2nd, from 6pm-7pm EDT. We hope that you can join us, but if you cannot don’t fret- we will post the webchat transcript to our webchat page.
Are you an admitted or waitlisted student and are curious about what living in Philadelphia may be like? If so then please join us tonight from 6pm-7pmEDT for a Webinar presentation followed by Q&A.
Financial Aid Information Session
Are you an admitted or wait-listed candidate who has questions about financial aid here at the Weitzman School of Design? Well then, please join us TONIGHT from 6pm-7pm EDT for a webinar presentation on Financial Aid.
It’s official- Meyerson Hall now has its new signage and it looks great! Last year after we were named The University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design our PennDesign signs came down and the building was a little bare for a while.
The Weitzman School of Design has been hosting a staff wellness week and yesterday was our Weitzman Staff Art Exhibition! The opening was yesterday from 3pm to 5pm in Deans Alley where many of us gathered to enjoy each other’s artworks.
All of us are disappointed about having to cancel our in-person Open House this year BUT we have been working hard to make our Weitzman School of Design Virtual Open House an amazing event! We hope those of you who have been admitted or wait-listed can join us!
One of our colleagues from the College House here at Upenn has just sent us this valuable information: They are hiring GA’s!  If you are not familiar with these positions you can think of them as resident advisors or RAs in the residence halls.
UPenn's Virtual Off-Campus Housing Fair is TODAY, Thursday, March 26, from 9AM-5PM (ET)! This virtual housing fair is for anyone considering living off-campus while attending Penn.
to speak with current students and admissions staff. Unfortunately this year we are unable to have our in-person Open House, but that is ok because we are doing everything virtually! Woo!
The day has finally come! All admissions decisions will be published TODAY at 12pm EDT. To view your admissions decision you will need to log on to your ApplyWeb account and click ‘View My Decision’.

Sharon Hayes (second from center, to right of vent) with Weitzman students enrolled in the Performance Studio (FNAR085)

Photo Lou Caltabiano
One of the biggest reasons as to why The Weitzman School of Design is so wonderful is because of our amazing faculty. That is why we blog about them so often! A couple of weeks ago Sharon Hayes, Weitzman MFA faculty, was featured in PennToday.