RA Information Sessions

Rising Juniors and Seniors are eligible to apply for the Resident Advisor position for 2018-19! Find out about joining our team in the College Houses!

November 16, 6:30pm, Irvine Auditorium

November 30, 7:00pm, Golkin Room in Houston Hall

$3 Shuttles to the Airport!

Need a ride to the airport for the break?  UA shuttles are only $3!  https://airport-shuttles.ticketleap.com/ua-thanksgiving-airport-shuttles/


A Conversation with Chelsea Manning

Open to Penn students, faculty and staff with valid Penn Card.  Tickets are FREE but must be reserved and picked up ahead of time. Visit asc.upenn.edu/Chelsea.


Phoenix Fund- Bring Your Ideas to Life in NCH!

We are now accepting proposals for house events and activities supported by The Phoenix Fund! Named for our house mascot, The Phoenix Fund is a new initiative to support your ideas for house-wide activities. If you have ever wanted to plan an event to meet new people in the house, but didn’t know how to get started, Phoenix Fund is for you!

Video game tournament? Apply for Phoenix Fund!

Painting Night? Apply for Phoenix Fund!

Philly cultural excursions? Apply for Phoenix Fund!

The Phoenix Fund Advisory Board is a group of NCH residents who reviews proposals for approval. The group meets Fridays at 5pm. To make sure your proposal is reviewed at the next meeting, submit by 10am on Thursday. You receive a response by email within two business days of the board’s review. Please be mindful of this timeline when writing your proposal.

Apply using this link: https://www.tinyurl.com/NCHPhoenixFund

The first section of the form includes a list of guidelines for the process—please attend to these guidelines when drafting your proposal.

We look forward to seeing your ideas come to life!

Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program

To Apply Visit the SUMR website at http://ldi.upenn.edu/sumr/application .  Deadline February 1. 


For More Information Contact the Program Director, Joanne Levy, MBA, at levyj@wharton.upenn.edu.



Green Living

Are you a Penn resident who lives sustainably? Do you have "green" living habits? Green Living Certification provides Penn residents with the opportunity to reflect on their environmental impact and rewards those taking steps to improve it. You can win prizes such as yoga mats, S’well bottles, hammocks, and more. Get certified now

Welcome To New College House

Welcome to New College House, Penn's first College House built for the 21st century!

We are Scholars. Celebrating the ‘Life of the Mind’ is a key element of our community. Faculty Director Cam Grey and House staff will facilitate a variety of opportunities for residents to learn about research practices, connect with academic leaders and explore intellectual topics.

We are Sustainable. The University of Pennsylvania is committed to ensuring a sustainable future by making environmentally mindful decisions in the present. Staff and students will learn about ways to promote a healthy world environment, economy and society while celebrating our LEED Silver Certified home.

We are Citizens. Participating in our world entails collaboration, compromise, and community involvement. Graduate Associates and Resident Advisors will bring students together through numerous activities to help forge supportive relationships while learning about our local and global world.


New College House Staff