West Chester University is the second largest school in the Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education, located in the historic town of West Chester, PA Ranked among Kiplinger's 100 best values in public colleges for its academic quality and affordability, the University is committed to providing access and serving the educational needs of a diverse student body. Located in the heart of Chester County, West Chester University occupies 403 acres near the borough of West Chester. South Campus, less than a mile away from the main campus, contains the Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center, where the MPH professors have their offices and many health science classes are held. See how this ideal location will enhance your educational needs.
Full of history and diversity, Chester County is a great local resource, both academically and recreationally. Find an array of dining options, arts, hiking, and even a place to worship. As a student interested in health sciences there is certainly something for everyone. Explore the links below to see what will enhance your education at West Chester University!
West Chester, located in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area of southeast Pennsylvania, is a quick 45 minute drive to the city. No car, no worries: there are convenient transportation options to give you access to this exciting culture! From sports, to art, to history, there is always an event in Philadelphia. Below you will find resources as to what is going on in the City of Brotherly Love.