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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
James Plunkett
Executive Director of Admission

Address
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
1900 West Olney Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19141-1199

Phone
215-951-1500

Email
admiss@lasalle.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Hayman Center (sports facility)
Connelly Library
Founders' Hall (New School of Business Building)
Hugh and Nancy Devlin Science and Technology Center
La Salle University Art Museum
Starbucks and Subway Restaurant

Most Popular Places Off Campus
South Street/Delaware Avenue-clubs, shops, dining
Manayunk-shopping, dining, dancing, clubs
Philadelphia Historical Sites and Parks
Philadelphia Museum of Art and Boathouse Row
The Shoppes at La Salle

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday thru Friday
9AM to 3PM
215-951-1500

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Weekdays @10AM, and 1PM
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Weekdays @9AM, 11AM, and 1PM.

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
admiss@lasalle.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
La Salle University is conveniently located less than six miles from Center City Philadelphia. The Olney station of Broad Street subway is just 2 blocks away. Our campus shuttle bus does pick up passengers at this subway station twice an hour. In addition, several buses are available through SEPTA (Philadelphia's transportation system). The closest Airport is the Philadelphia International Airport, which is easily accessible from the University.

Driving Instructions to Campus
FROM NY, NORTHERN NJ, NEW ENGLAND: I-95 South to NJ Turnpike South to Exit 6 (connection to PA Turnpike); follow PA Turnpike to Exit 26 (Ft.Washington exit); to Route 309 South; 309 South becomes Ogontz Aenue. Follow Ogontz for approximately 5 miles until intersection of Ogontz and Olney Avenues. Right on Oloney Aenue to first light (20th Street). Go straight through the light. At the next light make a left into the parking lot. At the Security Booth make a left and the Security personnel will direct you to the designated visitor parking spaces. Enter campus. FROM THE NORTH: I-95 South to Route I-676 West (Vine Street Expressway), to Route 76 West. To continue, see directions from Route 76 West. FROM THE SOUTH: I-95 North to Route I-676 West (Vine Street Expressway), to Route 76 West. To continue, see directions from Route 76 West. FROM THE EAST: Route 42 West to Walt Whitman Bridge; from the bridge, follow Route 76 West to US 1 North (Roosevelt Expressway). To continue, see directions from route 76 West. FROM THE WEST: PA Tunpike East to Exit 24 (Route 76 East, Valley Forge). To continue, see directions from Route 76 East. FROM ROUTE 76 EAST to US 1 North (Roosevelt Expressway), to Broad Street Exit (Route 611). Left on Broad Street (North), go one mile to Somerville Avenue. Left on Somerville to Ogontz Avenue. Right on Ogontz to second light (Olney Aenue). Left on Olney to first light (20th Street). Go straight through the light. At the next light make a left into the parking lot. At the Security Booth make a left and the security personnel will direct you to the designated visitor parking spaces. Enter campus. ROUTE 76 WEST to US 1 North (Rooseelt Expressway), to Broad Street Exit (Route 611). Left on Broad Street (North), go one mile to Somerville Avenue. Left on Somerville to Ogontz Avenue. Right on Ogontz to second light (Olney Avenue). Left on Olney to first light (20th Street). Go straight through the light. At the next light make a left into the parking lot. At the Security Booth make a left and the security personnel will direct you to the designated visitor parking spaces. Enter Campus.

Local Accommodations
Crowne Plaza Philadelphia West 4100 Presidential Boulevard Philadelphia, Pa. 19131 Call 215.477.0200 or 800.642.8982 and mention La Salle University To book online go to: www.tinyurl.com/LaSalleCrowne Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue 4200 City Avenue Philadelphia, Pa. 19131 La Salle Rate:$139+ tax Get special rate by using the code: 1363278 Holiday Inn Express Midtown Philadelphia 1305 Walnut Street Philadelphia PA 19107 Hospital/University Special Rate: $129.00 Call 1.888.752.5341

Admissions

Applicants: 6,640
Acceptance Rate: 81%
Average HS GPA: 3.35







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