Do you feel there aren’t enough resources at Penn?

There might be more than you think. Look below.

Mental Health


Campus Safety


Do you feel there are no outlets to submit your complaints about Penn or these resources?

There are so many people who want to hear about your problems so that we can improve Penn!



Mental Health

  • Want to talk to someone right now?

    • Call CAPS 24/7 hotline: 215-898-7021
    • For 24/7 help navigating Penn’s mental health resources: Call Division of Public Safety hotline: 215-898-4357
    • Schedule an appointment with SHS: (215) 746-3535 (24/7 number)
    • Between 9pm and 1am, call Reach-a-peer: 215-573-2727
  • Want to talk to a peer?

  • Need short term individual, group, or couple’s therapy?

    • Call CAPS main line: 215-898-7021
  • Need a referral to a long term therapist?

    • Call SHS: 215-746-3535



  • Having Issues with your Pre-major advisor and want to switch?

    • Email Ms. Margaret Mary Thomas, Assistant to the Dean of Advising:
    • Or call the College Office directly: 215-898-6341

Tutoring Help

  • Need help getting through a course?

  • Need help with skills such as academic reading, writing, study strategies, and time management?

    • Call the Weingarten Learning Center to make a 1-on-1 appointment: 215-573-9235
    • Walk in to the office during these following times: (STOUFFER COMMONS, SUITE 300, 3702 SPRUCE STREET)
      • Monday – Friday, 12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m.
      • Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    • Check the Weingarten Learning Center Website for group workshop opportunities


Campus Safety

      • Immediate Response

        • 24/7 Health and Wellness Hotline: 215 898 HELP (4357)
        • 24/7 Call CAPS at 215-898-7021
        • 24/7 Penn Police/Emergency Response: 215-573-3333
      • Preventative Measures

        • Walking escort: Call 215-898-WALK(9255) or 511 (from campus phone)
        • Self Defense Courses: Call 215-898-4481 for more information
        • Read up on Emergency Preparedness
        • Penn Guardian: Penn Guardian is a service that allows you to rapidly provide information about yourself to the Division of Public Safety during an emergency. By building a personal profile, information about you can be immediately accessed by PennComm dispatchers should you call Public Safety from a registered cellphone
        • Download the “Rave Guardian” App to set up a profile
      • Counseling

        • Penn Women’s Center Counseling call: 215-898-8611 for an appointment
        • Schedule an appointment with SHS: (215) 746-3535 (24/7 number)




  • Want to get involved in student organizations on campus?
    • GoPenn is a list of all the student organizations
  • Looking to get in some exercise?
    • Here are the exercise facilities that are currently open.
    • Get involved with a Penn Sport!
    • Register for Penn Intramural sports!



Have an idea for change that you want to see implemented? Click on or email the organization below to submit a suggestion:

Dean’s Advisory Boards:

Mental Health: