Office of Student Affairs (OSA)

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The Office of Student Affairs is home to Penn's 700+ undergraduate, graduate and professional student organizations, as well as student government, leadership training and many campus traditions. Our goal is to help you foster a sense of community at Penn. We are where Penn comes to life!

We serve as the home to Penn Student Government, composed of the Undergraduate Assembly (UA), Class Boards (CB), Social Planning and Events Committee (SPEC), Student Activities Council (SAC), Nominations & Elections Committee (NEC) and Student Committee on Undergraduate Education (SCUE). You can learn more about these branches at

Points of Contact



Services Offered

Event Planning, Guidance on Financial Policies and Student Group spending and Funding Opportunities, Leadership Training, Open Expression Support, Pre-Orientation Programs, Student Group Registration

Signature Events

Activities Fair, Cram n' Jam, Econ Scream, Hey Day, Skimmerfest, Spring Fling, U-Night