For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.


Find out more about Pennoni Honors College. Message from the Dean

Pennoni Honors College - Dean's Teas

Dean's Teas

No sign-ups or RSVPs needed for Dean Paula Marantz Cohen's topical Dean's Teas. Come when you can. Pour yourself a cup of tea. And engage in intellectual conversation and critical thinking. Learn More

Pennoni Honors College - Office of Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

The Office of Undergraduate Research supports students invited to present their work at national conferences. Learn More

Marina Lamanna

Honors Options

"After gaining admittance, I dipped my toes into the metaphorical Honors pool, taking a smattering of Honors option classes, utilizing the free printing with abandon, and reveling in the fact that I could register for classes before most of the general student body." -English Major Marina Lamanna, in her speech to the 2015 Honors Program graduates Learn More

Pennoni Honors College - Fellowships Office


The Drexel Fellowships Office supports students across the University in their applications for competitive national and international fellowships. Find a fellowship today

Chuck and Annette Pennoni with Honors Program graduate Stephanie Kovacs

C.R. "Chuck" & Annette Pennoni

The Pennoni Honors College was established by an endowment from Mr. and Mrs. Pennoni and named for them in appreciation for Chuck’s extraordinary service to Drexel. Learn More

Pennoni Honors College - The Drexel InterView

The Drexel InterView

Tune into the award-winning half-hour interview show hosted by best-selling author, Pennoni Honors College Dean, and Drexel University Distinguished Professor Paula Marantz Cohen. Learn More

Comedy 2015-16

Great Works Symposium

This course series strives to avoid the "textbook approach," with an emphasis on developing the active skills of interdisciplinary inquiry: reading, writing, critical thinking, methodological creativity, and argument. For a good laugh, check out the 2015-16 theme: COMEDY. Learn More

The Smart Set - Pennoni Honors College

The Smart Set

A magazine of arts, culture, and the unexpected that explores everything from science, art, and pop culture to travel, first-person narratives, and a little bit of scandalous history. Learn More

Pennoni Honors College - Honors Program ASB trip

Service Trips

The Honors Program's Alternative Spring Break (ASB) trip offers a select group of students a chance to engage in community service and experiential learning. Learn More

iSTAR international setting

iSTAR Scholars Program

The Office of Undergraduate Research's iSTAR Program gives students the opportunity to take advantage of all of the benefits of the STAR Scholars Program in an international setting. Learn More

Fellowships News

Congratulations to Drexel's Spring 2016 Gilman Scholar

Cali Chesterman (Animation and Visual Effects, BS '17) been awarded a Gilman Scholarship for international co-op in China. Congratulation, Cali!

Apply to be a 2016-17 Carnegie Junior Fellow!

Are you an exceptional student dedicated to changing the world? Want to work for an international affairs think tank after graduation? Learn more about Carnegie Junior Fellows.

Fellowships News