Directions to Campus
PHILADELPHIA UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS
4201 Henry Avenue
(the intersection of School House Lane and Henry Avenue)
Philadelphia, PA 19144-5497
Alumni Field is #1 on the map.
From Center City Philadelphia, Southern New Jersey, Central and Western Pennsylvania
Take the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) to the Lincoln Drive, Exit 340A. Follow Lincoln Drive to Gypsy Lane (first right) Gypsy Lane will end at School House Lane. Turn left on School House Lane to Henry Avenue.
From Delaware County
Take City Line Avenue (Rt. 1 North) to Lincoln Drive. Follow directions from Center City Philadelphia.
From Washington, Baltimore and Wilmington
Take I-95 North to I-76 West. Follow directions from Center City Philadelphia.
From 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.
From New York
Take the New Jersey Turnpike to the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Get off at exit #333 (Plymouth Meeting). Follow directions from Northeast extension.
From Philadelphia International Airport
Interstate 95 North to Interstate 676 West
Interstate 676 West to Interstate 76 West
Exit at 340A - Lincoln Drive [first exit after Route 1 North] Lincoln Drive to Gypsy Lane(first right) Gypsy Lane to School House Lane. Left onto School House Lane to Henry Avenue [first light]
From Philadelphia’s 30th Street Station
Interstate 76 West to Exit 340A - Lincoln Drive [first exit after Route 1 North] Lincoln Drive to Gypsy Lane (first right) Gypsy Lane to School House Lane left onto School House Lane to Henry Avenue [first light]
The campus is easily accessible by train or bus. By train from 30th Street Station, Suburban Station or Market Street East, take the Chestnut Hill West Line to Queen Lane. Take a right onto Wissahickon Avenue to School House Lane. Turn left on School House Lane to the University (a ten-minute walk). Click here for more information from the SEPTA web site.
DEPARTING FROM THE MAIN CAMPUS
If you came to campus using Lincoln Drive, drive back down School House Lane to Wissahickon Avenue and turn left. Follow Wissahickon Avenue down the hill and make a left onto Rittenhouse Street (second light). Follow Rittenhouse Street to the first light and make a left onto Lincoln Drive. Lincoln Drive will take you back to the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76). Look for signs to the entrance of I-76.
For more information, call the Office of the Provost at 215.951.2705 or email The Office of the Provost at Commencement@PhilaU.edu.