Penn LPS COVID-19 Update
LPS staff are not onsite, but we are still available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. by phone and online in case you need support: (215) 898-7326 or lps@sas.upenn.edu. Visit coronavirus.upenn.edu, the University's dedicated coronavirus COVID-19 web page, for the latest updates. Penn LPS is ensuring that all students have access to the support they need. Visit our Current LPS Students page for more details.
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Program Resources

Virtual information session

The Pre-Health Programs at the University of Pennsylvania recently hosted an online virtual information session for students interested in medical, dental, and veterinary careers. Led by Program Director Jackie McLaughlin, the information session video is an opportunity to learn more about the programs and admissions process, as well as clinical, volunteer, and research opportunities.

If you have a problem viewing this video, you can watch it on YouTube.

Student handbook

For guidelines on getting started as a new Penn student, choosing classes, reviewing policies and more, refer to the Pre-Health Programs Student Handbook (PDF).

Student newsletter

Current students in the Pre-Health Programs develop and share a monthly newsletter promoting upcoming student events, important academic dates, student interest groups, advice from current students and more. 

Penn Post-Baccalaureate Society

The Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Programs Society is committed to fostering a sense of community by organizing volunteer activities and a variety of professional and social events. The organization is devoted to creating a supportive environment for students to become involved socially, academically and professionally.

Previous volunteer activities organized by the Society have included:

Preparing for the MCAT?

Put your best foot forward with our personal advising, strategy sessions, and online MCAT content review.

Broaden your perspective

Explore a range of interests with our student-run organizations while connecting with peers and the community.

Culture, community, and city living

Explore everything Penn has to offer, including the vibrant city life of Philadelphia.