Penn is a leader among peer institutions in recruiting international faculty; supporting innovative international programs, institutes, and initiatives; and working closely with global communities, countries, and partner institutions. We are committed to using our research, expertise, and resources to make a positive contribution on peoples’ lives around the world, both now and in the future.
Penn’s wide-ranging global alumni network and Alumni Regional Clubs connect graduates to Penn and each other all around the world. Alumni provide a vital resource for personal and professional growth, fostering each other’s progress in industries and countries across the globe.
The Global Engagement Fund fosters creative, cross-disciplinary initiatives that have the potential to provide substantial and sustainable benefits to the University.
Coursera is an online platform for open-access, non-credit classes, available at no cost to audiences around the world. Coursera is dedicated to working with high-quality university partners rather than with individual instructors. There are currently 17 partner institutions, including Penn.