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Grad Resources


Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS):

Penn Violence Prevention: 

Penn Violence Prevention Resource Guide (pdf):

Penn Recreation, Pottruck Health & Fitness Center:

Map of Gender Neutral Bathrooms on Penn Campus (pdf):


HELP line: 215-898-4357

The 24/7 HELP Line provides a single point of entry for information about how you or someone you know can get help with personal problems. HELP Line staff can connect callers to Penn health and wellness resources most relevant to their needs.



Sexual Violence Investigative Officer:

Title IX Information page:

Special Services Division of Penn Public Safety:


Centers, Groups, & Hubs

Graduate Student Center:

Career Services for Doctoral Students:

Student Disability Services @ Weingarten Learning Resources Center:

Office of the Chaplain and the Spiritual and Religious Life Center (SPARC):

La Casa Latina, The Center for Hispanic Excellence:

LGBT Center:

Makuu: The Black Cultural Center:

Penn Women’s Center:

Asian American Studies Program:

Penn Program in the Environmental Humanities:   

Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality, & Women:

Penn First, an organization for first-generation and low-income students:

Kelly Writers House:

GET-UP, the Graduate Student Union at the University of Pennsylvania:


Graduate Certificate Programs

Africana Studies Certificate:

Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Certificate:

Cinema and Media Studies Certificate:

Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies (GSWS) Certificate:

Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Certificate:

Urban Studies Certificate:


Funding & Financial Matters

SASGov Funding page:

Office of the Comptroller, i.e. Tax Office (link to online tax “Helpdesk Submission Form”):


This is by no means an exhaustive list! The GEA maintains this list in response to grad student needs and interests as well as their particpation in the Penn community more broadly.

What resources would you like to see linked here? Please contact Jess ( with suggestions.