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Employment with the UPPD

The University of Pennsylvania Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.

All applications for the position must be submitted online at A current cover letter, resume and proof of certification must be submitted at time of application.

Hiring process for UPPD Officers
UPPD Officers in uniform smiling in front of brick building.

Application Requirements and Benefits

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line at A current cover letter, resume and proof of MPO certification must also be submitted at the time of application.  Computer access is available through the Penn Job Center.

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