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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Patricia Coleman
Visit Coordinator

Address
Philadelphia University - Admissions
School House Lane and Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Phone
215-951-2921

Email
colemanp@philau.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Kanbar Campus Center
Athletic and Recreation Center
Gutman Library
SEED Center
The Design Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Franklin Institute
Independence Hall
South Street
Manayunk

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
215-951-2921

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 9:30 am 10:30 am 1:00 pm 2:00 pm
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Some Saturday's

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
colemanp@philau.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Philadelphia International Airport; Amtrak (train); Septa (bus, train); taxis, shuttle buses.

Driving Instructions to Campus
Center City Philadelphia, Southern New Jersey, Central and Western PA: Take the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76 West) to the Lincoln Drive exit. Follow Lincoln Drive to Gypsy Lane (first right - police station on corner). Gypsy Lane will end at School House Lane. Turn left on School House Lane to Henry Avenue (first traffic light). Delaware County: Take City Line Avenue (Route 1 North) to Lincoln Drive. Follow above directions from Center City, Philadelphia. Washington, Baltimore and Wilmington Take I-95 North to I-76 West. Follow above directions from Center City, Philadelphia. Northeast Extension - Pennsylvania Turnpike Exit Turnpike at Norristown, Plymouth Meeting (Exit #333). Go right after the exit and head east on Germantown Pike to first traffic light. Make a right onto Chemical Road. Go through three lights and at your fourth light, make a left at the five point intersection onto Ridge Pike. Make a left and take Ridge Pike to the Henry Avenue cutoff (bear left). (You'll be on Ridge Pike for approximately 3.5 miles.) Take Henry Avenue about 6 miles to School House Lane.

Local Accommodations
Hilton; Holiday Inn

Admissions

Applicants: 3,746
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Average HS GPA: 3.50






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