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The following is a collection of policies for students, staff, and faculty of the University of Pennsylvania.

Introduction to Policies

The University of Pennsylvania provides policies and handbooks for its students and faculty. For both undergraduate and graduate students, the main source of information is the Pennbook

In addition to the Pennbook, students should be familiar with the policies and rules of their schools and academic programs. Links to these polcies and rules are listed on this page, but students should contact their schools or academic programs for more information.

If you live on campus, consult the Residential Occupancy Agreement and the Residential Handbook for the policies, rules, and regulations that govern living in Penn’s residential community.

For policies governing faculty, please consult the Penn Faculty Handbook. For those governing Penn employees, see the Human Resources Policy Manual.