The Netter Center is currently operating remotely. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for general inquiries.
View the latest "Letter from Netter": Information & Programming for University-Assisted Community Schools families.
Academically Based Community Service (ABCS) is at the core of the Netter Center’s work. ABCS students and faculty work with West Philadelphia public schools, communities of faith, and community organizations to help solve critical campus and community problems in a variety of areas such as the environment, health, arts, and education.
For students interested in registering for an ABCS course: You can browse and register for ABCS courses on Penn In Touch using your PennKey and password. To find ABCS courses, use the advanced search tool and find the program labeled ABCS.
For faculty interested in teaching an ABCS course: Click here for more information on available resources.
For graduate students interested in ABCS and related activities: Learn more Provost's Graduate Academic Engagement Fellows at the Netter Center and Penn Graduate Community-Engaged Research Mentorship summer program.
View current and recent courses below. Note: If an ABCS course is cross-listed across multiple departments, it will appear more than once in the list below.