Ready to make an impact?

Applications are open through the Wharton Council Common Club App and will close February 10th.


What We Offer

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    We empower you to have an impact on the work of our NGO partners through meaningful projects, engaging project leaders, and opportunities to participate in thought leadership in your research.

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    We push you to new boundaries, invest in your development, and provide you with opportunities to grow during your tenure with us. Your growth is our growth and we take pride in it.

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    From a cluster of 30+ members in your incoming cohort to the 80+ members in our branch to the 200+ members in our global network, we’ll make you feel at home with social events year-round.

Why do our members love GRC?

What We Look For

Be Inquisitive

You crave knowing the “why” behind the magic. You love to explore, understand, and share your insights with the world. You wake up every day, ready to unlock the mysteries of the unknown.

Be Collaborative

You work well with others. You see the potential in your colleagues and are ready to contribute to the greater picture. When the going gets tough, you are ready to support your colleagues.

Be Human

You excel at crafting world class insights, but it doesn’t define you. At the end of the day, you enjoy hanging out with colleagues, exploring a hobby, and embracing the greater things in life.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do I have to be a student in Wharton to join GRC?

    You do not! We accept students from all backgrounds across Penn, including all 4 undergraduate schools: College, Engineering, Wharton, and Nursing as well as the graduate schools! Yup, your project leader might be a grad student!

    Fun Fact: One of our Co-Presidents is in the College.

  • Where can I access the Wharton Council Common Club Application if I am a student in the College?

    The Wharton Council Common Club Application will be open to students from all schools through CampusGroups.

    Once the application goes live, it can be accessed online at If you hit the subscribe and bookmark buttons in the top right of Penn Clubs, we'll send you an email reminder when the application opens and before it closes.

  • What if I have a question not answered here?

    Feel free to reach out by emailing us at You can also ask us questions anonymously on Penn Clubs!