Student Voices

There are 2,500 Wharton undergraduates, and each has a different path and a different story. Here are a few.

Wharton Undergrad Blog

Finding Lifelong Mentors

Coming into college, we are all prepped with the same phrase that we “will find some of our closest friends here.”  While this is true, another aspect not many people tell you about is all the mentors you will gain who help you survive your four years of college and beyond.  Sometimes its crazy to ...Read More

Wharton Worldwide

Coming into my freshman year at Penn, I knew that I was entering a place where everyone comes from different backgrounds from all across the world.  It was endearing to hear about the diversity of my class during every icebreaker game played during NSO. Being the girl from Florida (1,000 miles away) was no longer ...Read More

Roaming Rwanda: How GRIP Gave me a Glimpse into Global Health

This past summer, I had the chance to spend nine weeks assisting on various public health research projects in the capital of Rwanda, a bustling city called Kigali. Before I received this opportunity, however, I had only a dim understanding of the current state of Rwanda as a country and its role within East Africa. Recently, ...Read More

Wharton Internship Resources

Suriya Sharma

Ten steps to landing the perfect summer internship (outside of on-campus recruiting/OCR): Perfect your résumé and cover letter. Career Services is here for you. Read samples, write multiple drafts, and get feedback. Go to Career Services workshops. They hold multiple workshops a month on different internship-search strategies, and they serve as a great guide. Join PennLink and iNet ...Read More