Graduate Admissions

There are some exciting exhibitions on campus at the moment! Yesterday was the opening for CURIOUS CABINETS, an installation by the First Year Graduate Architecture Studio. Did you miss the opening? Don’t worry the exhibition will be up at the Penn Museum until October 17th.

As many of you know, in February of 2019, the University of Pennsylvania named its school of design the Stuart Weitzman School of Design in honor of award-winning designer and footwear icon Stuart Weitzman, Wharton Class of 1963, in recognition of both his ongoing philanthropic s

Are you in the Boston area and interested in learning more about our school? Then please join us tomorrow, Saturday September 28th, at the Boston Society of Architects (BSA) Architecture/Design College Fair.

Earlier today in Meyerson Hall’s Upper Gallery Annie Jean-Baptiste, Head of Product Inclusion at Google, gave a lecture about the economic benefits of diverse corporate practices.

A flyer showing information for the climate strike

If you have been in Meyerson Hall the past few days chances are you have definitely seen this flyer hanging. This event is TOMORROW! The UN Climate Summit will begin in New York on Monday, September 23rd. In preparation for this event more than 500 'climate strikes' have been planned in the US.

View of one of Michelle Lopez's sculptures.
Michelle Lopez, Barricade, 2018, Courtesy the artist and Simon Preston, New York

Tonight! Michelle Lopez’s exhibition Ballast & Barricades opens at the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania (ICA). Lopez, assistant professor here at the Weitzman School of Design, is well known for creating minimalist sculptural works.

Please, if you are in the Los Angeles area, join us tomorrow for a meet-and-greet with alumni! This event is perfect if you are interested in our school and have any questions for our faculty, admissions staff or alumni.

Our very own Director of Admissions, Joan Weston, will be in Chicago THIS Friday and Saturday. Are you in the area? Stop by!

City and Regional Planning Ph.D. candidate, Sirus J Libeiro, was featured on Penn Today for his research work in India focusing on groundwater economy and the water stress in the country. The article is quite informative and interesting.

Mondays are never fun but you know what would make them better? Pizza! And even better? Pizzeria Beddia- one of the world’s 19 greatest places to eat in the WORLD, named by Time Magazine. Can you believe it…the WORLD!

Screen shot of Weitzman School of Design's Vimeo page

Have you checked out our Vimeo page yet?

Flyer for the Designing a Green New Deal

Tomorrow the McHarg Center will be hosting Designing a Green New Deal which promises to be the University of Pennsylvania's largest climate event to date.