Why You Should Know About Us

The Penn Professional Staff Assembly (PPSA) serves monthly paid staff members of the University of Pennsylvania. PPSA provides a forum through which staff can engage in dialogue about issues facing the University and higher education. To find out more, visit our website or join PPSA to subscribe to this newsletter.


Upcoming Events

News and Announcements
  • Uber rideshare options for Penn community

    Uber has joined with Penn to promote safe, on-demand ridesharing options that supplement Penn’s integrated transportation system. To celebrate the launch of the program, uberPOOL rides starting and ending on Penn’s campus will be just $0.99 for the first week of the semester – Monday, August 28 at 8 am until 11:50 pm on Sunday, […]

  • Chats with Jack

    Jack Heuer, Ed.D., Vice President of Human Resources, along with PPSA, is continuing a program for monthly-paid employees. Chats with Jack, a small group discussions platform, began late March 2016.   Three to four staff members are invited to meet with the Vice President and a PPSA Tri-Chair to further lines of communication and foster open […]

  • Paid Part-Time Position: Event Observer (AOD and VPUL)
  • Computer Connection Back-To-School Sale underway!

    The Computer Connection’s annual Back-To-School Sale is underway. It is a great opportunity to update your technology, or get ready for your own Back-To-School. Buy an eligible Mac laptop or desktop and receive free Beats headphones valued up to $299! For details, visit www.upenn.edu/computerstore/ to view our BTS brochure, or stop into the showroom on the […]

  • Penn Transportation and Parking New Website

    The departments of Penn Transit and Parking Services have launched a new website (www.upenn.edu/transportation) that integrates the University’s transit, commuter, and parking programs into a convenient, one-stop portal for access by the Penn community. Created to address and support the many audiences these departments serve, the website brings together the two different sites into a […]

  • Division of Human Resources Career Coaching

    Career Coaching is a free, confidential support service for full-time and part-time staff who have been employed in their current position at Penn for at least one year. It provides consultations about career planning, skills, and mobility. Avail yourself of individual coaching sessions, learn to assess your skills and values as they relate to your professional […]