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3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2875
University City
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

The campus is a short walk or quick taxi from the 30th Street train terminal where Amtrak stops. Very attractive city campus with a combination of historic and modern buildings, gym, pool, book store, lots of dorms. We visited as my nephew just started school...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

I was pleasantly surprised at the feeling of the university, having seen other urban colleges where you can barely tell what's part of the city and what's part of the college.This one has a nice sense of community and you feel like the university has...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Terrible school. Several unforeseen charges and difficulties. There were way too many errors made by the school I ended up paying the price for. Anytime I talked to someone on the phone they were very rude and did not seem to know how to do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went to a master's program audition/interview. All staff and faculty were very nice, warm, friendly, and professional. Visited Stiles Hall and the RA at the front desk was very nice, helpful, and down to earth.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank N41HWangelap
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I spent a summer in West Philly and I routinely walked through this gentrified area to and from Center City. This are is safer than Center City because of security. This has the Train running east to Center City if you are staying at a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Drexel University is a great choice for high school senors considering their many options. Drexe award many scholastic awards. The co-op experience for these young students is life changin.g

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

While this university is an important educational institution and a good place to study, the campus is not all that attractive to the tourist. Lots of new buildings during the urban renewal period. They are modern and lack charm.

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our extended family has had a few graduates from Drexel and all received an excellent education. The Cooperative Education program is top notch and has helped tremendously for students to gain valuable work experience while still in school. You are in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank PhiladelphiaMary
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I went with my son, he didn't like it at all (I believe he didn't like the urban setting, he didn't like the air he said, the ground, the sun). I think the main building is beautiful. You have to make an appointment well in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Claudia O
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I spent nearly a year in this school for my graduate program.The faculty of my ECE department is really nice. Also the gym is the best of philly.I had a good time here.looking forward to my second year in Drexel.

Date of experience: September 2015
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27 July 2017|
Response from PhiladelphiaMary | Reviewed this property |
If you are going to be visiting the area seeing the university, they have a parking garage that on those scheduled event days is free to the prospective students who have registered for the event. Otherwise there is some... More