Overview and Background
On May 11, 2011, the University of Pennsylvania received a $225 million gift – the largest single gift in its history – from philanthropist Raymond G. Perelman and his wife, Ruth, to benefit Penn's world-renowned School of Medicine. It will create a permanent endowment for the school, which has been renamed the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. [see full press release]
This site was established to provide guidance on the appropriate steps to take to update official electronic and printed materials to reflect the school's new name and logo.