Tangen Hall

Wharton-led and Penn-wide, Tangen Hall is the physical “start here” button bringing together aspiring entrepreneurs across the University.

Building Size

Approximately 70,000 sq. ft.


40th and Sansom Streets

Programs Housed in Tangen Hall

Venture Lab
Goergen Entrepreneurial Management Program
Weiss Tech House
Snider Center Venture Consulting and Advising
Jay H. Baker Retailing Center
Master’s-level Integrated Product Design Program

Retail Lab

Retail flex space showcases student and alumni ventures. The format provides entrepreneurs an opportunity to test products, conduct market research, and collect customer data.

Digital Media Lab

This immersive environment offers students the opportunity to develop and test prototypes in simulated environments and push the boundaries of e-commerce and augmented reality.

Food Innovation Lab

Sourcing, sustainability, health and wellness, and convenience — entrepreneurship in the food sector shows no signs of slowing down. A state-of-the-art facility lets students experiment with culinary trends and innovations in packaging and delivery.

Maker Spaces

A variety of maker spaces equip students with tools ranging from 3D printers and laser cutters to belt sanders, empowering them to bring their ideas from concept to concrete reality.


An inviting co-working space ideal for collaboration, the Summit leads to the Rooftop Terrace and can be used as an assembly space for the adjacent active learning rooms.

For more information about Tangen Hall

Ways to Give

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Contact The Wharton Fund at +1.215.898.7868 or whartonfund@wharton.upenn.edu

The University's fiscal year is July 1 - June 30. Penn's Tax ID/EIN is 23-1352685.