This ambitious $1 billion campaign is a roadmap for Wharton’s future, planting a flag at the intersection of analytics, entrepreneurship, and finance. Thousands of individual donors have pledged their support — here are some highlights of gifts that will transform Wharton for years to come.
The largest gift in Wharton’s history is an investment in professors who are leaders in their fields, pursuing groundbreaking research and inspiring generations of students.
Students with entrepreneurial spirit will soon have access to state-of-the-art maker spaces, a pop-up retail shop, test kitchen, and co-working spaces at Tangen Hall.
An infusion of financial aid for international students will place within closer reach Penn’s goal of need-blind admissions for students from around the world.
Wharton’s faculty is the world’s best for research, and our professors are superstars in the classroom, too. The Teaching Excellence Initiative provides mentoring to faculty and incentivizes innovative teaching.
Two new programs will strengthen Wharton’s renowned finance curriculum with the latest knowledge and insights in technological innovation and alternative investments.