Visiting the Department

If you are planning a visit to Penn and you are interested in knowing more about our courses and programs, please let us know.

Prospective undergraduates should contact the Undergraduate Chair, Prof. Ralph Rosen, in advance to arrange a time to meet. Others should contact the chair of the relevant program.

We are happy to discuss our programs with you, and during the semester we may be able to arrange for you to visit a class.

The Classical Studies department is easy to find on the 2nd floor in Cohen Hall.

Don't forget to book a campus tour!


Prospective undergraduates and family members are welcome to stop by the Classical Studies table at College Palooza (Monday afternoon) or to schedule a meeting with undergrad chair Ralph Rosen.

On Tuesday, there is an open house in the Classical Studies lounge (2nd floor of Cohen Hall), TIME TBA: students and family members can meet with Classical Studies students and find out more about Classical Studies program at Penn.

Please also refer to the courses in Ancient History, Classical Studies, Latin, and Greek on the list of courses open to visits.