• The Business Services Division (BSD) supports the individual and collective needs of the Penn community by promoting a hospitable and customer-friendly campus environment. Click the image above to learn more about Business Services.

  • All Wrapped Up –Yarnbombing Exhibit is now on display at Morris Arboretum.

  • In addition to textbooks and supplies, the Penn Bookstore has a unique assortment of merchandise and Penn branded products.

  • Penn Dining welcomed its new facility to campus. Beefsteak is a veggie-centered cafe created by renowned Chef Jose Andres.

  • Located on campus, the Penn Children’s Center is open to all members of the University and surrounding communities.

  • Penn Transit - the University's integrated transit system - recently introduced a newly branded fleet of buses and shuttles.

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Accolades For Penn Purchasing

On behalf of Penn, Penn Purchasing Services received the 2016 Outstanding Case Study Award from the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC) at a ceremony on May 25 in Washington, D.C. The case study examined a campus-wide initiative titled Ultra-Low Temperature (ULT) Freezer Efficiency Program. Read more...

New Look for Penn Transit Fleet
Penn Transit has rolled out a new look for its fleet of buses and shuttles.  The contemporary red and blue design crosses over the entire fleet, unifying the brand shown on the diifferent types of vehicles.   Visit www.upenn.edu/PennTransit for more information. 
BSD Efforts Recognized for Excellence
Business Services staff have been recognized for their contributions as part of the 2016 Models of Excellence Program. Models of Excellence Honorable Mention recognition was bestowed to the Springfield Mills Restoration Team while Wilma Smith in Residential and Hospitality Services received a Pillars of Excellence Honorable Mention. Also, Gary Garofalo of Parking Services has been recognized as one of three Model Supervisor finalists this year.   Read more...

BSD in the News

New Penn Eatery Opens on Campus
Beefsteak, a create-your-own bowl concept focused on flash-prepared vegetables, grains and toppings , is now open on campus in Houston Hall.  Hours are Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Read more...
Amazon@Penn Now Open in 1920 Commons
Amazon@Penn, a new full-service package pickup point for members of the Penn Community to pick up and return their Amazon orders opened May 10 on campus.  The first such facility to debut at an Ivy League university, Amazon@Penn is strategically located at 1920 Commons, the University’ largest dining facility.  Read More...
Inn at Penn in Top 10 Among Best Hotels
U.S. News and World Report has ranked the Hilton Inn at Penn as one of the best Hilton Hotels in a portfolio of more than 540 hotels. The Inn at Penn earned the sixth spot on the Best of USA, Caribbean, Mexico, and Canada ranking lists.  Read More