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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Sarah L. Freed
Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Address
Office of Admissions
Messikomer Hall
West Chester, PA 19383

Phone
(610) 436-3411

Email
ugadmiss@wcupa.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Sykes Student Union
Lawrence Center (dining, student support services)
Student Recreation Center
Library and Starbuck's Cafe by Academic Quad
Music Building and Performing Arts Center
WCU Co-curricular Catalog: https://www.wcupa.edu/_services/stu/coCurricularPlanning/forms/coCurricularCatalog/ Marketing and Communications Homepage: http://www.wcupa.edu/_INFORMATION/events

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Borough of West Chester
Philadelphia
King of Prussia
Brandywine Valley attractions (e.g. Longwood Gardens, Winterthur Gardens)
Beaches and Poconos (2 hours)
http://www.downtownwestchester.com/visitorsguide.php

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Varies, contact Admissions Office or register online

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
http://www.wcupagoldenrams.com/

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Septa buses Taxis Shuttle from the Septa/Amtrak Exton, PA train station School operates transportation to south section of campus Philadelphia airport is the closest international airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
Route 3, the West Chester Pike, leads directly into town from center-city Philadelphia. From the Pennsylvania Turnpike, motorists traveling west should take Route 202 south from the Valley Forge Interchange while those traveling east can arrive via Route 100 south from the Downingtown Interchange. From the south, Route 202 from Wilmington and Routes 100 and 52 from U.S. Route 1 all lead to West Chester.

Local Accommodations
Please see our on-line Visitor's Guide: http://www.wcupa.edu/visitors/lodging.aspx

Admissions

Applicants: 14,240
Acceptance Rate: 86%
Average HS GPA: 3.44






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