Bringing the World to Penn & Penn to the World

At the Penn Global Opportunities Fair, Penn undergraduate and graduate students from across all schools and programs are invited to explore the many exciting international initiatives, student support services, and global opportunities that make up life at Penn. Learn how you can connect with the world and get a glimpse of Penn Global’s reach through student voices and highlights of Penn’s global activities. You will have the opportunity to explore interactive booths, chat live with Penn staff, and attend exclusive live events.

Featured Booths

• Welcome to Penn Global

• Traveling Abroad: Travel Prep & Registration

• Drop-In Immigration Support

• International Student Activities & Organizations

• Internships & Research Abroad

• Semester Abroad

• Penn Global Seminars

• Perry World House: Student Programs & Opportunities

Live Events

• 3:00 pm ET | Open Forum on Anti-Asian Racism and Behavior

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic there has been an alarming increase in the incidence of anti-Asian behavior. This session will explore the roots and long history of anti-Asian behavior along with strategies and resources to respond to it.

• 4:00 pm ET | PA101 – Global Opportunities at Penn

Explore Penn Abroad's programs and understand how each program works including academics, financial considerations, and how to apply.

• 5:00 pm ET | Perry World House Student Fellows Information Session

Join Perry World House for an information session on the World House Student Fellows Program featuring a panel of current students discussing their experience and how to apply.

• 6:00 pm ET | Penn Global Sights & Sounds Showcase

The showcase will feature a selection of virtual visual and performing arts projects created by Penn student performing arts groups representing a wide range of artistic and cultural traditions. Student representatives will also be on hand from each group to talk about the history of their group on campus and how they've continued to create and celebrate art during this unique time.

• 7:00 pm ET | Student Voices – A Panel Discussion

Hear from Penn Abroad Ambassadors as they share their experiences across Penn’s global programs and answering your questions.


About Penn Global Week

Penn Global Week is an annual event hosted by Penn Global that showcases the depth and breadth of cultural activity and global programming available across campus.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Penn Global Opportunities Fair is for Penn undergraduate and graduate students, as well as other members of the Penn community to explore international initiatives, student resources, and global opportunities. At the fair, students can explore interactive booths, chat live with Penn staff, and attend exclusive live events.
Yes, you will need to register with a Penn email address to participate in the fair. This event is limited to students, faculty, and staff at the University of Pennsylvania.
No, you do not need to download or install any software to participate in our event. You only need to have access to the Internet.
No, access to the fair is provided free as a service to the Penn Community.
If you still have a question that wasn’t answered above, please email goabroad@upenn.edu, and the team will get back to you as soon as possible.