Philadelphia Classic

The Philadelphia Classic (PClassic) is a semesterly programming competition for high school students hosted by us (the Dining Philosophers) at the University of Pennsylvania. Prizes and awards are given out to the top scoring teams, and registration for the competition is free for all high schools.

The most recent PClassic competition was PClassic Spring 2018 on April 7th, 2018. A writeup of the competition can be found here.

The next PClassic competition (Fall 2018) will take place on November 17, 2018. To register teams for your school, register at the link here. To recieve updates about current and future contests register for our mailing list here.

Feel free to email us at if you have any questions!