Special Interest Communities

Special Interest Communities, sometimes referred to as academic clustering, are floors where students in similar academic programs or who have shared academic interests are housed together. You can request a Special Interest Community on your housing application at MyHomeAtPenn. Students in related fields have priority for these spaces through May 15, 2019.

Special Interest Communities are available for:

  • Design
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health Sciences (Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science, Nursing)
  • Law
  • Social Work