Take Your Professor/Mentor Program (for students)

Take Your Professor/Mentor to Lunch at the University Club
Take Your Professor/Mentor to Lunch at the University Club

All Penn students can invite current or past professors, teaching assistants, advisors, and members of Penn’s professional staff who serve as mentors to a free lunch at the University Club (3611 Walnut Street, 2nd floor of the Inn at Penn) Monday through Friday during the hours of 11:30am-2pm. For more details, contact bsd-univclub@pobox.upenn.edu.


  • All participants must have a valid Penn Card shown to the cashier upon arrival.
  • Students are eligible to use the Take Your Professor/Mentor/advisor/teaching assistant to Lunch or Dinner programs 5 times per semester but only once per professor/mentor.
  • A lunch group may be no larger than four people (one professor/mentor/teaching assistant accompanied by no more than three students). Groups of more than four people should have the professor/mentor/advisor/teaching assistant register for the Host Your Class program.
  • This program is active during the fall, spring, and summer sessions.
  • Students are responsible for coordinating and confirming the date and time of the reservation with their professor/mentor/advisor/teaching assistant/advisor prior to registration.
How to Register
  • Please click here to sign up for the lunch program.
  • Students will be prompted to register in the reservation portal; this will create a permanent account and save your information so that you will not have to re-register on a yearly basis.
  • The code needed to sign up is TYPLFALL2019.