Q & A

  • What should I do if I still need assistance?
    Please contact SEMS Customer Service at (215) 746-8669 or email seomail@pobox.upenn.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How does faculty and staff create a SEMS account?
    On the Sign In screen, you will see "If you are new to SEMS, click here to create an account." On the next screen click Penn-Affiliated Employer. This will take you to the Account Registration screen. Once you complete your profile, click create. On the next screen in the Organization Field select your department's name and click add organization.
  • How does an off-campus employer create an account for work-study?
    For an off-campus employer who has a current work-study agreement with Penn, on the Sign In screen, you will see "If you are new to SEMS, click here to create an account." On the next screen click Penn-Affiliated Employer. This will take you to the Account Registration screen. Once you complete your profile, click create. On the next screen in the Organization Field select your organizations's name and click add organization.
  • What is Non-Penn Affiliated?
    If you represent a Philadelphia business, organization or individual who wishes to create a non-work-study job, click Non-Penn Affiliated. This will take you to the Account Registration screen (Job Listing Service). Once you complete your profile, click create. On the next screen in the Organization Field enter the name of your business, organization or individual and click add organization. All jobs are automatically submitted to the Manager of SEO for approval.