The student organizations listed below work closely with administrators in the Undergraduate Division and other Wharton departments to develop programming and initiatives to support students and enhance the Wharton experience.
Wharton Alumni Relations Council (WARC)
Working with Alumni Affairs, WARC promotes interaction between undergraduate students and alumni. WARC also helps Alumni Affairs and the Wharton Undergraduate Division with the Senior Reception. WARC website
Working closely with Undergraduate Division administrators, the Wharton Ambassadors conduct information sessions for prospective students and families, contribute to admitted-student event management, and participate in high school outreach. As the “face of the Wharton Undergraduate Program,” the Wharton Ambassadors uphold and represent the Wharton brand and provide input on marketing and communications. Wharton Ambassadors website
The Wharton Council is dedicated to fostering a more complete co-curricular experience for the Wharton undergraduate community. The Wharton Council works with the Undergraduate Division to oversee budgetary matters for clubs, manage club recognition and registration processes, and provide support and guidance to the clubs. The Council organizes fall and spring club fairs, the Wharton Undergraduate Leadership Forum (WULF) and social traditions and initiatives, such as the Business of Life Lecture, Wharton 5K, and Wharton Formal. Wharton Council website
Wharton Dean’s Undergraduate Advisory Board (WAB)
WAB works collaboratively with administrators in the Undergraduate Division and the Dean’s Office to enhance the Wharton undergraduate experience by generating and implementing academic initiatives that have a positive impact on the learning environment. WAB website
The Wharton Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Group (WEDIG)
The Wharton Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Group aims to provide a more inclusive Wharton community where students of all backgrounds feel that Wharton is a welcoming and equitable space through initiatives and programs. WEDIG website
Wharton FGLI promotes a community of Wharton undergraduates who identify as first-generation to college and/or come from low-income backgrounds (FGLI). Wharton FGLI provides support through the many transitions of college life. Through acknowledgment, visibility, advocacy, and connection, Wharton FGLI members and their allies envision an inclusive community where students of all backgrounds experience Wharton as an equitable and welcoming space. Wharton FGLI Website
GUIDE (Guiding Undergraduates In their Development and Education) is dedicated to connecting the Wharton undergraduate and MBA communities by fostering meaningful relationships through mentorship. GUIDE pairs undergraduate juniors with MBA mentors based on career or industry preference. Through one-on-one mentorship, participants cultivate lasting relationships and gain invaluable advice on navigating life’s many decisions. GUIDE website
Wharton Neuroscience Student Society
WiNSS is a student group within the Wharton Neuroscience Initiative. Members include undergraduates and graduate students across all disciplines within Penn’s campus. The common thread is an interest in the intersection of brain science and business.
Wharton Undergraduate Venture Fellows
Venture Fellows participate in annual leadership trainings, assist with Venture marketing efforts, conduct pre-trip information sessions and activities, serve as a coaches and facilitators during ventures, and collect information after the ventures to ensure continuous improvement of the program. Applications to become a venture fellow are accepted in the spring semester. Visit the McNulty Leadership Program website to learn more.
Wharton Wellness aims to foster a positive culture of well being at Wharton by implementing initiatives targeted at specific wellness issues and connecting students to wellness resources. Wharton Wellness website
In addition to the organizations above, there are many Wharton undergraduate-specific clubs to get involved with during your four years.