About Philadelphia

Love Park

Welcome to the City of Brotherly Love!

Philadelphia University is located in the beautiful East Falls borough of Philadelphia, which is mere minutes away from the vibrancy of Center City and all that it has to offer. With a diverse population and thriving culture, Philadelphia is full of interesting people, places to see, and things to do.

With regard to entertainment, Philadelphia is home to several popular concert venues, musical theaters, plays, and comedy clubs, as well as an abundance of exceptional restaurants, bars and nightclubs.  Art lovers could get lost in the sea of museums, exhibitions and studios around the city that display the creative works of masters and local artists alike.  If you’re a sports fan, come out and tailgate with us!  Philadelphia is home to numerous national sports teams, including the Flyers, Eagles, Phillies and the 76ers.  For any history buffs that may be thinking about coming here, Philadelphia – the birthplace of the United States – holds some amazing historical sites such as the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Eastern State Penitentiary, the Masonic Temple, and countless more!

Philadelphia is also one of the largest economic centers in the U.S., and is a leader in a wide range of industries, from biotechnology and manufacturing to education, retail, energy and medicine.  We are also conveniently located just a quick drive away from a few other exciting cities on the East Coast: less than two hours to New York City, just over two hours to Washington D.C., and only one hour to New Jersey beaches and Atlantic City.

For more detailed information about the city of Philadelphia, please refer to the links below.