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St. Davids (Main) Campus

1300 Eagle Road
Saint Davids, PA 19087
Phone: 610-341-5800
(Some GPS devices list Wayne, PA as the town rather than Saint Davids)

From I-476 (The Blue Route): Take Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Turn left off the ramp onto Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) At light for Radnor-Chester Road (Radnor Hotel on corner), turn right. At the end of the road, turn left onto King of Prussia Road. At the second light, turn left onto Eagle Road. Then left into main entrance of Eastern University. Continue on Thomas Drive to main parking area.

From Philadelphia Schuylkill Expressway (I-76): West to exit for I-476 South. Take Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Philadelphia (Lancaster Avenue/Route 30): Take Lancaster Avenue (Route 30) west. Proceed across City Avenue and continue for approximately 20 minutes on Lancaster Avenue Turn right onto King of Prussia Road to third traffic light (Eagle Road.). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Paoli (Lancaster Avenue/Route 30): Take Lancaster Avenue (Route 30) east. Proceed on Lancaster Avenue to King of Prussia Road. Turn left and continue to third traffic light (Eagle Road.). Follow directions from I-476 South (The Blue Route).

From Pittsburgh and Points West: Take I-276 East (PA Turnpike) to Exit 326 (Valley Forge). Continue on I-76 East (Schuylkill Expressway). Take I-476 South (The Blue Route) to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Northern PA and New York: Take I-81 South to the Northeast Extension (I-476 South). Follow I-476 South (The Blue Route) to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova) and follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From New York and New England: Take I-95 South to the NJ Turnpike. Continue south to I-276 West (Exit 359, PA Turnpike). Follow I-276 West to I-476 South (Mid-County Exit 25A towards Philadelphia/Chester). Follow I-476 South to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova) and follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Points South: Take I-95 North into Pennsylvania to I-476 North (The Blue Route). Follow I-476 North to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From the Philadelphia International Airport: Take I-95 South to I-476 North (The Blue Route) to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From King of Prussia Hotels and Route 202: From Route 202 (DeKalb Pike) travel south on South Gulph Road at the four-way intersection (Chilis Restaurant and Best Western Hotel on corners). Take South Gulph Road to second light. Take a right onto Brooks Road to end-right onto Croton Road. Make second left onto King of Prussia Road. At first light, turn right onto Eagle Road. Then left into main entrance of Eastern University. Continue on road (Thomas Drive) to main parking area.

St. Davids (Main) Campus via Public Transportation

There are many ways to get to the St. Davids campus via public transportation. SEPTA bus stops are located on Lancaster Avenue and Chamounix Road, a 15 minute walk from the campus.  Rail service is also convenient with the Paoli/Thorndale line's St. Davids stop, a 10 minute walk on sidewalks through a residential area to the campus pathway located at the end of the sidewalk.  Two rail stops are located in Radnor, the Paoli/Thorndale line and the Norristown line.  Shuttle service to and from the campus is provided from the Radnor stations only, since there are no sidewalks to campus from those stations.  Please see the following links for more information:

SEPTA website
Current R5 Schedule
SEPTA rail and subway map
NJTransit website
Amtrak website

Train from Philadelphia: From 30th Street Station take the Paoli/Thorndale Regional Rail Train Line west towards Paoli (Paoli local). Get off at the St. Davids station and walk down to the right. Continue straight on Chamounix Road to small entrance to the walking path for Eastern University. Follow path to the center of campus.

Philadelphia Location- Falls Center

3300 Henry Avenue
3 Falls Center
Philadelphia, PA 19129

From Points North:
Take I-476 South to exit 16, I-76 East Valley Forge/Philadelphia.  Continue on I-76 East for approximately 8.5 miles.  Take exit Toward Kelly Drive, exit 340A.  Follow signs for Kelly drive.  Drive approximately .25 miles on Kelly drive (East River Drive) past Falls Bridge. Shortly after, take a left on Midvale Ave.  Drive on Midvale for several blocks.  Take a right on Henry Avenue.  Arrive at Falls Center entrance on right shortly thereafter.  

From Points West:
Take I-76 East bound to the Kelly Drive exit.  Take exit Toward Kelly Drive, exit 340A.  Follow signs for Kelly drive.  Drive approximately .25 miles on Kelly drive (East River Drive) past Falls Bridge. Shortly after, take a left on Midvale Ave.  Drive on Midvale for several blocks.  Take a right on Henry Avenue.  Arrive at Falls Center entrance on right shortly thereafter.

From Points East:
Take I-95 to the Vine Street Expressway, I-676 west bound.  Continue on I-676 west bound to I-76 west bound.  Take exit Toward Kelly Drive, exit 340A.  Follow signs for Kelly drive.  Drive approximately .25 miles on Kelly drive (East River Drive) past Falls Bridge. Shortly after, take a left on Midvale Ave.  Drive on Midvale for several blocks.  Take a right on Henry Avenue.  Arrive at Falls Center entrance on right shortly thereafter.  

From Points South:
Take I-95 north bound to the Vine Street Expressway, I-676 west bound.  Continue on I-676 west bound to I-76 west bound.  Take exit Toward Kelly Drive, exit 340A.  Follow signs for Kelly drive.  Drive approximately .25 miles on Kelly drive (East River Drive) past Falls Bridge. Shortly after, take a left on Midvale Ave.  Drive on Midvale for several blocks.  Take a right on Henry Avenue.  Arrive at Falls Center Entrance on right shortly thereafter.  

Directions to Scotts Lane Lot (For Special Events Using the Auditorium and Lower Level):
Continue past the Falls Center main entrance to access Scotts Lane parking lot.  For access to Scotts Lane lot, take first left onto Indian Queen Lane.  Continue around perimeter of Falls Center.  Take left onto Scotts Lane.  Arrive at Eastern University and Eastern University Charter School Scotts Lane parking lot on left shortly thereafter.   

Directions to Falls Center via Mass Transit:
Take Norristown line to East Falls Station. Walk east on Cresson to Indian Queen. Walk north on Indian Queen to Henry. Walk south on Henry to main entrance of Falls Center. Follow drive to end, at bottom of the hill. The Eastern University Academic Center will be on your left. (0.7 mile)

Take Chestnut Hill West line to Queen Lane Station. Walk south on Queen Lane to Henry. Walk south on Henry to main entrance of Falls Center. Follow drive to end, at bottom of the hill. The Eastern University Academic Center will be on your left. (1.0 mile)

Take 32 Bus line to entrance of Falls Center. Follow drive to end, at bottom of the hill. The Eastern University Academic Center will be on your left.

Philadelphia Location- 1601 Market Street

1601 Market Street
Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Parking Information:
For Discounted Parking: Please use the LAZ Centre Square parking garage at 1500 Market Street (right hand turn into garage from 16th street).
Students can pick up a yellow validation ticket at the front desk before class.

From Points West (I-476 South):
Take I-476 South and merge onto I-95 North toward Philadelphia. Travel on I-95 North for about 13 miles. Take exit 22 toward US-30 West. Merge onto I-676 West/US-30 West. Take the exit toward Broad Street/Central Philadelphia. Merge onto North 15th Street. Turn right onto John F. Kennedy Boulevard. Turn left onto North 17th Street. Turn right onto John F. Kennedy Boulevard. Turn left onto North 17th Street. Turn left at the first cross street onto Market Street. The 1601 Market Street location will be on the left.

From Points North (I-76 East):
Travel down I-76 East and take exit 344 for I-676 East toward Central Philadelphia. After exiting, take the 23rd Street exit toward the Ben Franklin Parkway. Turn right onto North 23rd Street. Turn left onto Market Street. The 1601 Market Street location will be on the left.

From Points South (I-295 North):
Travel down I-295 North and take exit 26 to merge onto I-76 Express North toward Philadelphia/Camden. Use the right lane to merge onto I-76 West. Keep right at the fork to continue on I-676 North, following signs for Camden/Ben Franklin Bridge. Keep left to continue on I-676 West until exit toward PA 611/Broad Street/Central Philadelphia. Merge onto North 15th Street. Turn right onto John F. Kennedy Boulevard. Turn left onto North 17th Street. Turn left at the first cross street onto Market Street. The 1601 Market Street location will be on the left.

From Points East (I-676 North):
Take I-676 North and keep left to continue on I-676 West, entering Pennsylvania. Continue straight onto Vine Street, following signs for North Franklin Street. Turn left onto North 15th Street. Turn right onto John F. Kennedy Boulevard. Turn left onto North 17th Street. Turn left at the first cross street onto Market Street. The 1601 Market Street location will be on the left.

Directions to Falls Center via Mass Transit:
The 1601 Market location is adjacent to Suburban Station.

Esperanza College

4261 North 5th Street
On the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19140-2615
Phone: 215-324-0746

From I-95 Southbound: Travel down I-95 Southbound and take the Allegheny Avenue exit. At the bottom of the ramp make a right turn onto Allegheny Avenue. Travel on Allegheny Avenue for about 2 miles until arriving at 5th Street. Turn right onto 5th Street. Follow 5th Street, passing Erie Avenue, Luzurne Street, and the Hunting Park Avenue intersections. At the next small intersection, Bristol Street, make a right turn. NECHE is in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. office building located on the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets. Enter through the Bristol Street entrance and proceed to the 3rd floor. Parking can be found on the street or at the end of the NEI building on Bristol Street in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot.

From Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) East/King of Prussia: Take I-76 East (Schuylkill Expressway) until reaching Roosevelt Boulevard (Route 1 North). Stay on Route 1 North (Roosevelt Blvd.) past Broad Street and bear to the right, taking the Wingohocken/9th street exit. After exiting, continue in the local lanes of the Boulevard through two traffic lights. Just past the second traffic light, Wyoming Street vers to the right at a 45o angle. Go one block on Wyoming to the traffic light. This is 5th street. Turn right and go to the third traffic light (Bristol Street) and turn left. NECHE is in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. office building located on the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets. Enter through the Bristol Street entrance and proceed to the 3rd floor. Parking can be found on the street or at the end of the NEI building on Bristol Street in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot.

From Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) West/Airport: Take I-76 West (Schuylkill Expressway) to Route 1 North. Follow Route 1 North (Roosevelt Blvd.) past Broad Street and bear to your right taking the 9th street exit. After exiting, make your way to the light and continue forward until you reach 5th Street. You will make a right on 5th Street and continue to Bristol. At Bristol make a left. NECHE is in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. office building located on the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets. Enter through the Bristol Street entrance and proceed to the 3rd floor. Parking can be found on the street or at the end of the NEI building on Bristol Street in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot.

From Center City (without taking I-95 or 76): Take Broad Street going North. Make a right turn onto Hunting Park Avenue. After traveling through the park, pass the intersections of 9th Street and 6th Street. At the next intersection, turn left. The next intersection will be 5th and Bristol Streets. It is a T intersection, with 5th continuing and Bristol intersecting from the right. Turn right onto Bristol. NECHE is in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. office building located on the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets. Enter through the Bristol Street entrance and proceed to the 3rd floor. Parking can be found on the street or at the end of the NEI building on Bristol Street in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot.

Route 1 Southbound: Take Route 1, Roosevelt Boulevard, Southbound. Stay in the local outside lanes. The travel time down Route 1 is approximately 20 minutes from the Pennsylvania turnpike/Street Road, depending on traffic. At the 5th Street intersection turn left. Continue on 5th Street, passing several intersections: Wyoming Avenue, Annsbury and Cayuga. The 5th and Bristol Street intersection is a T, with Bristol coming from the left. Turn left onto Bristol. NECHE is in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. office building located on the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets. Enter through the Bristol Street entrance and proceed to the 3rd floor. Parking can be found on the street or at the end of the NEI building on Bristol Street in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot.

From New Jersey: Take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 4. After exiting, follow the signs to the Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Go over the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, and stay in the right hand lane. Immediately at the base of the bridge, turn right onto 5th Street. Continue on 5th Street (about 15-20 minutes), passing Spring Garden, Erie, Allegheny and Luzerne Streets. One block after crossing Hunting Park Avenue, turn right onto Bristol Street. NECHE is in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. office building located on the corner of 5th and Bristol Streets. Enter through the Bristol Street entrance and proceed to the 3rd floor. Parking can be found on the street or at the end of the NEI building on Bristol Street in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot

Free parking is available in the Nueva Esperanza, Inc. lot adjacent to the building.
Enter the building from Bristol Street entrance. NECHE is located on the third floor.

Harrisburg Location

Harrisburg Office
750 East Park Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Phone:  717-565-1950

Directions to Harrisburg Office:

From PA Turnpike: From PA Turnpike, take Exit 247. After exiting, continue straight ahead following Route 283 North to Route 83 North/Route 322 West. Stay on Route 83 North to Exit 48 - Union Deposit Road. Turn right off the exit onto Union Deposit Road. At the first light (Rite Aid on corner) turn right onto East Park Drive. The office is located in the first building on the right after you pass the Best Western.

From Route 81: Follow Route 81 South to Route 83 South. Stay on Route 83 South to Exit 48 - Union Deposit Road. Turn left off the exit onto Union Deposit Road. At the second light (Rite Aid on Corner) turn right onto East Park Drive. The office is located in the first building on the right after you pass the Best Western.

From Route 322: Follow Route 322 West to Route 83 North. Stay on Route 83 North to exit 48 - Union Deposit Road. Turn right off the exit onto Union Deposit Road. At the first light (Rite Aid on Corner) turn right onto East Park Drive. The office is located in the first building on the right after you pass the Best Western.

From Route 581: Follow Route 581 East. It will turn into Route 83 North. Stay on Route 83 North to exit 48 - Union Deposit Road. Turn right off the exit onto Union Deposit Road. At the first light (Rite Aid on Corner) turn right onto East Park Drive. The office is located in the first building on the right after you pass the Best Western.

Palmer Theological Seminary (St. Davids campus)

1300 Eagle Road
Saint Davids, PA 19087
Phone: 610-341-5800
(Some GPS devices list Wayne, PA as the town rather than Saint Davids)

From I-476 (The Blue Route): Take Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Turn left off the ramp onto Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) At light for Radnor-Chester Road (Radnor Hotel on corner), turn right. At the end of the road, turn left onto King of Prussia Road. At the second light, turn left onto Eagle Road. Then left into main entrance of Eastern University. Continue on Thomas Drive to main parking area.

From Philadelphia Schuylkill Expressway (I-76): West to exit for I-476 South. Take Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Philadelphia (Lancaster Avenue/Route 30): Take Lancaster Avenue (Route 30) west. Proceed across City Avenue and continue for approximately 20 minutes on Lancaster Avenue Turn right onto King of Prussia Road to third traffic light (Eagle Road.). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Paoli (Lancaster Avenue/Route 30): Take Lancaster Avenue (Route 30) east. Proceed on Lancaster Avenue to King of Prussia Road. Turn left and continue to third traffic light (Eagle Road.). Follow directions from I-476 South (The Blue Route).

From Pittsburgh and Points West: Take I-276 East (PA Turnpike) to Exit 326 (Valley Forge). Continue on I-76 East (Schuylkill Expressway). Take I-476 South (The Blue Route) to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Northern PA and New York: Take I-81 South to the Northeast Extension (I-476 South). Follow I-476 South (The Blue Route) to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova) and follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From New York and New England: Take I-95 South to the NJ Turnpike. Continue south to I-276 West (Exit 359, PA Turnpike). Follow I-276 West to I-476 South (Mid-County Exit 25A towards Philadelphia/Chester). Follow I-476 South to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova) and follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Points South: Take I-95 North into Pennsylvania to I-476 North (The Blue Route). Follow I-476 North to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From the Philadelphia International Airport: Take I-95 South to I-476 North (The Blue Route) to Exit 13 (St. Davids/Villanova). Follow directions from I-476 (The Blue Route).

From King of Prussia Hotels and Route 202: From Route 202 (DeKalb Pike) travel south on South Gulph Road at the four-way intersection (Chilis Restaurant and Best Western Hotel on corners). Take South Gulph Road to second light. Take a right onto Brooks Road to end-right onto Croton Road. Make second left onto King of Prussia Road. At first light, turn right onto Eagle Road. Then left into main entrance of Eastern University. Continue on road (Thomas Drive) to main parking area.

People for People Institute

800 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-235-2340

From Points North
From I-95 Take the exit toward Central Philadelphia
Take exit 22 for Callowhill St toward I-676/US-30/Central Phila/Independence Hall
Keep right at the fork to continue toward Callowhill St
Turn right onto Callowhill St
Turn right onto N Broad St
Turn left onto Parrish Street
Turn Left onto 15th Street
Destination will be on left

From Points South
From I-95 Take exit 17 to merge onto PA-611 N/S Broad St
Keep left to turn onto N Broad St
Turn left onto Parrish Street
Turn Left onto 15th Street
Destination will be on left

From Points West
From I-76 Take exit 326 to merge onto I-76 E toward US-202/I-476/Philadelphia/Valley Forge
Take exit 344 on the left to merge onto I-676 E toward Central Phila
Take the exit toward Broad St/Central Phila
Slight left onto Vine St
Turn left onto N. Broad St
Turn left onto Parrish Street
Turn Left onto 15th Street
Destination will be on left

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