Welcome to Civic House
Civic House Celebrates 15th Anniversary!
Civic House is the University of Pennsylvania's hub for student-led community service and social advocacy work. Civic House promotes mutually beneficial collaborations between the Penn and West Philadelphia communities, and beyond.
Through education, community connections, and other resources, Civic House prepares students for responsible and effective civic engagement and leadership.
Civic House will support Penn students in responsible community engagement and inspire them to serve as lifelong thoughtful citizens and advocates for social change.
Class of 2019
Excited to jump into civic engagement, social justice and advocacy this fall? Start college off right - apply to PennCORP, Civic House's pre-orientation program!
Watch Dean John Jackson's engaging lecture from the Spring 2015 Gutman Public Scholar Lecture on Critical Citizenship.