Project Description


Need a place to stay in Philadelphia this summer?

Join hundreds of students living at the University of Pennsylvania this summer with Julian Krinsky Summer Housing at Penn. Operated by Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs, our residential services program offers you a place to live while attending classes or working in the Philadelphia area. You’ll live in an air-conditioned dorm room on campus. Plus, you can take advantage of our on-campus meal plans, evening activities and regional weekend trips. You’ll meet students from over 40 countries! And, your parents will be happy to know that our team of 24/7 residential staff will ensure you are safe, supervised and healthy. Are you coming to Philadelphia for internships, day programs, summer classes, workshops, work, college visits? Whatever your reason, Julian Krinsky provides summer housing for teens on campus at the University of Pennsylvania

Location: University of Pennsylvania
Grades: 9 – 12
Ages: 14 – 18
Program Dates: June 21 – August 1
Session Length: 7 days

Please call 610.265.9401 if you would like housing at Haverford or Villanova. 

Residential Pricing: $1,250 per week


“Each program is slightly different but it seemed all the children were always in groups. Weekend activities and trips were always chaperoned however, still allowing for independence.”

Jodi Solkin H. , Parent

“My daughter had a very positive experience and I would definitely recommend this offering to other parents for their children.”

Sally F., Parent


  • 8:15am Breakfast

  • 9:00am Attend your program, go to work, visit colleges

  • 5:30pm Return to campus

  • 6:00pm Dinner

  • 7:00pm Evening Activities

Live in our International Community

  • Live in an air-conditioned furnished room
  • Meet students from around the world and create lasting friendships
  • Our team of residential staff will ensure you are safe and supervised
  • Enjoy on-campus breakfast and dinner (exceptions may apply)
  • Enjoy evening activities around campus and Philadelphia
  • Take weekend trips to New York, Washington DC, the beach and more
  • Steps from the area’s top hospitals
  • Laundry facilities available
  • Shuttle to and from Philadelphia International Airport (at additional cost)
  • Transportation assistance to and from your school or place of work each day (please call for specific details)

No matter what your reason for being in our area this summer, we’d love to have you on campus with us.


Our team of residential staff will ensure you are safe and supervised during your stay in Philadelphia. They are also there to assist you in meeting new people, transportation, laundry and any health needs you may have.


A historic Ivy League university. Located in the heart of Philadelphia. During the summer, the UPenn campus is filled with high school students, undergraduates, graduate students and professors; giving you the real collegiate experience.

International Experience. About 40% of students come from around the world to join us each summer. Every year we hear how much students enjoy meeting people from all over the country and the world and how it opened their eyes to different parts of the globe.

Trips & Activities. There is always something to do when class is over: movies, tours, events, going to the gym and more. Campus is surrounded by dozens of shops and restaurants that are fun to explore with friends. Trips are offered every Saturday to regional destinations of your choice. And Sundays are for exploring the Philadelphia region.


 June 21 – August 1

$1,250 per week

  • Rooming at the University of Pennsylvania
  • All on-campus meals
  • Evening activities
  • Weekend stays and trips (for students staying longer than one week)
  • Meals during weekend trips and off-campus weekday dinners
  • Linen package fee: $65
  • Transportation to or from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) or 30th Street Train Station: $75 per trip

Students arrive on Sundays and depart on Saturday morning. Register for two or more weeks to participate in the weekend trips and activities.

Rolling admissions timeline, therefore students may register no later than four weeks prior to the intended session start date and will be asked to pay in full at the time of submission.




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