Center City Campus

About the Campus

In August 2016, Eastern opened classes at a new location in the heart of Center City Philadelphia. The new 5,000-square-foot space at 1601 Market Street has a view overlooking downtown Philadelphia and all of the urban excitement that comes with such a central location.

Easily accessed from the Suburban Station SEPTA Train stop, students and visitors need not even go outside in inclement weather and can enter the building via the convenient train station. 

Students and visitors enter into a welcome lounge complete with high top table and stools; one of the many collaboration areas in the suite. The Learning Lab classroom is the largest space and is designed for active learning with technology and furniture that is adaptable to capitalize on impromptu opportunities for interaction and learning. The showpiece of the space is the Great Room, surrounded by floor-to-ceiling glass on two sides, with moveable furniture that can be reconfigured into many different styles for multi-purpose use and to maximize collaboration.

Learn More: Center City Campus

Mumia Parham, MBA
Executive Director of Strategic Alliances & Partnerships
mparham@eastern.edu
610-322-1291

Delano Shane, MA
Director, People for People Institute
Adjunct Professor, Urban Studies & Sociology
dshane@eastern.edu

Parking Information

For Discounted Parking: Please use the PARKWAY Indoor Garage at 1700 Market Street (between S 17th St. and S 18th St.). Students can pick up a validation ticket at the front desk before class. The student/faculty discount consists of:

  • $5 weekdays when in after 3 PM and out before 11 PM
  • $12 weekdays when in before 3 PM
  • $5 weekend flat rate

ID Required

Bring your Eastern University photo ID with you. If you do not have an EU photo ID, bring a valid driver’s license or state issued ID with you.  Please make sure you arrive early for your first class.

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