Philadelphia Colleges and Universities

Philadelphia is home to some of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities. From the Ivy League University of Pennsylvania to Drexel University to University of the Arts, Franklin Institute, and the Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College, the opportunities for higher education are endless in Philadelphia. Many Philadelphia campuses are located minutes from Sheraton Philadelphia University City hotel - a perfect place to stay when visiting students, touring Philadelphia university campuses, or attending alumni reunion festivities.
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University of Pennsylvania.

The prestigious University of Pennsylvania is part of the Ivy League family of universities. Competitive admissions and disciplined curricula have earned University of Pennsylvania a reputation among the finest universities in the United States. Penn’s 12 graduate and professional schools are each ranked in the top 10 in their area of study. The schools include: Wharton School of Business, School of Nursing, Law School, School of Arts and Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, School of Medicine, Graduate School of Education, and Annenberg School for Communication. University of Pennsylvania is also highly noted for research initiatives with 174 research institutes and centers under its umbrella. University of Pennsylvania was founded by Benjamin Franklin.

Drexel University.

Since its inception nearly 100 years ago, Drexel University has been a known leader in advanced education and forging new frontiers in academia, particularly in the fields of science and engineering. Drexel University was the first college in the world to open a medical school for women. Today, the Drexel University College of Medicine is the largest private medical school in the US. Drexel was the first university to require its students to have a microcomputer in the early 1980s. The esteemed university also received attention for its progressive embrace of Internet technology. Drexel is a pioneer in e-learning programs and was the first major university to launch campus-wide wireless Internet service. In addition to sciences and technology, Drexel also offers programs in the arts.  [Top]
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Philadelphia Campus Visit Package.

Philadelphia Pennsylvania Hotel Sheraton Philadelphia University City hotel is the perfect hotel for your campus visit vacation. Sheraton Philadelphia University City is located walking distance from the University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University and near many other college and university campuses. Our Philadelphia Campus Visit Package includes overnight accommodations and a special welcome package.

Campus Visit Package - Rates starting from $179.00 per night

Offer is subject to availability. Reservations must be made with CAMPUS rate plan to receive package components. All package amenities associated with this promotion are per room, per stay, while supplies last. Room rates do not include additional per room per night charge that may be imposed or state/local taxes. Rates are per room, per night, based on single/double occupancy are availability. A limited number of rooms may be available at these rates and additional restrictions and blackout dates may apply. Offer not applicable to groups or with other special offers. Advance reservations required. Offer cannot be combined with other offers or promotions. Offer is only valid at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel.  [Top]
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The Franklin Institute.

The Franklin Institute Center for Innovation in Science Learning was established in 1995 to provide educational services, program development, and research learning in the sciences. The Center focuses on four areas of science education: educational technology, youth leadership, teacher development, and gender and family learning. The Franklin Institute is also home to a leading science museum, planetarium, IMAX theater, and public education programs.

The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College.

The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College is recognized among the top culinary and hospitality schools in the country. Students can earn an associates or bachelor’s degree in four areas of study: Restaurant Management, Culinary Arts, Pastry Arts, and Hotel Management. Degree programs at The Restaurant School include tuition-paid field studies to obtain practical skills. Programs include the Cruise and Resort Tour, Cultural Tour of England, and Tour of France. Full- and part-time degree programs are available.  [Top]
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Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
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3549 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
Phone: 215-387-8000 Fax: 215-387-7920
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