(The 2013 Application Cycle is closed. For the 2014 online application, please return to this site in mid-January. Thank you.)
Step 1: Complete the online application below. The priority deadline to submit your application is March 13, 2014. You will be informed of the admission decision on or before April 7. If space remains available, applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on an ongoing (rolling) basis. Final deadline for all applications is May 15, 2014. For applications received after the March priority deadline, please allow 3 weeks processing time from the Application Complete date. An email confirmation will be sent when all application materials are received.
Step 2: The application fee of $75.00 (US Dollars) is required (by credit card only) in order to process your application. This fee cannot be waived or deferred, and is non-refundable.
Please remember to enter the STUDENT name (as it appears on the application) on the payment page along with the Payment Confirmation Code, which will be generated after your payment is made. All charges made to your credit card will appear as “Penn Housing / Conf Svcs”.
Step 3: Print out and submit by mail (the address is given below) the following forms:
- Signatures Form
- Letter of Recommendation
Form - Be sure to print TWO copies of this form, one for
each person who is writing a letter for you
- Financial Aid Form, if applicable
Step 4: In addition, please submit the following:
- High school transcript. Please enclose an official, sealed copy of your high school
- Copy of PSAT, ACT, and/or SAT scores, if you have taken them.
are acceptable but subject to verification upon admission.)
- Copy of TOEFL or IELTS scores, if applicable
- Before submitting, check the Application Checklist to assure all steps have been taken.
Please note that even after you submit the online application, your application is not
complete until we receive all of the materials in the application checklist.
Admissions Mailing Address:
Office of Academic Programs
School of Engineering and Applied Science
220 South 33rd Street 111 Towne Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6391
Admission Decisions and Deadlines
Admittance is selective, and based on our assessment of your academic interests, abilities,
past achievements, your potential to actively contribute to your peers in the program, and
your potential to gain a substantial learning experience through the program.
You will be informed of the admission decision by April 7 if you submit by the priority deadline date, or
three weeks after your application is complete if your application is submitted between March 13th and May 15th.
Online Application Form
(Thank you for your interest in SAAST. The online application is currently being updated. Please return to this website in mid January when the 2014 version will be available.)
* Required Fields
Note: This form does not save your information. It is STRONGLY suggested that you make a draft of the required information in a separate document first, then fill in all the fields when you are fully prepared to submit your application.