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University of Pennsylvania Bookstore

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lots of options but pricey

big selection and helpful polite staff and clean bathroom. The shirts are pricey but all college... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
Karen E
Nassau, New York
Great selection of University Apparel

Bought some shirts here for the family, while attending Executive Education at Wharton. Lots of... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
Spruce Grove, Canada
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Feb 21, 2018
“lots of options but pricey”
Oct 11, 2017
“Great selection of University Apparel”
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

big selection and helpful polite staff and clean bathroom. The shirts are pricey but all college shirts are pricey anywhere you go.

Thank Karen E
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Bought some shirts here for the family, while attending Executive Education at Wharton. Lots of selection in all different styles.

Thank rlb_4
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Penn plants are hibernating. The campus look is totally different now. Now those squirrels are more exposed for predation by the pair of red tailed hawk inhabiting in the campus. Happy thanksgiving

Thank Natureholic
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Full if anything from Athletics clothes and books and all the University things with very nice designs ! Well located around the Central Pennsylvania University buildings

Thank Manuel C
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Run by Barnes and noble. Nice assortment of the usual college apparel and books. Good cafe inside. New and nicely appointed but not a "charming" space

Thank jonadoc
Reviewed July 21, 2016

The Penn Bookstore include much more than books. It is like the Nordstoms of bookstores. There are books, clothing, university and city paraphenalia and an adjacent cafe. Returns are no problem if returned within 30 days. Just browse through it when you get a chance....More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Bookstore, sells everything you needs in daily life. Agh, expensive though. Nonetheless, bookstore has variety of collection. You can buy small items as souvenir for yourself or for family and friends.

Thank Natureholic
Reviewed May 16, 2016

Remember the days when you could hit a university town and spend the day moving from bookstore to bookstore, browsing with purpose and stretching your brain in a matter of hours? You can still do that here. While UPenn Bookstore knows it's 2016 and has...More

Thank William S
Reviewed May 13, 2016

I love this bookshop! A wonderful ambience with inspiring architecture and friendly staff. Brings together a good store of academic theoretical and course-related UPenn textbooks with community aspects such as a good cafe, excellent local books (e.g. on murals and local history, plus art and...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed December 2, 2014

While this is a college bookstore, it offers many other options. Not only can you buy books for UPenn's classes, but there are other books, such as fiction, non-fiction and magazines, etc., that you would see in a non-college bookstore as well. There is a...More

Thank Ashley C
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