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Undergraduate Admissions

Address:
Messikomer Hall (Admissions Office)
100 W. Rosedale Avenue
West Chester, PA 19383


Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Summer Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm


Phone: 610-436-3411
Fax: 610-436-2907
Email: ugadmiss@wcupa.edu

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What should I do if I registered for a tour and have not received a confirmation and parking pass?

Confirmations are sent to the email address used on the registration form and may have gone to your spam folder. After checking your spam folder, if you still have not received your confirmation, please email the below information to UAdminTour@wcupa.edu and we will send another email:

  • Student's first and last name
  • Tour date and time

Where should I park when I get to campus?

Please reference our Parking section on our Parking page.

What building should I report to for my tour?

All tours leave from the Office of Admissions, Messikomer Hall, at 100 West Rosedale Avenue, West Chester, Pa 19383.

What if I forget my parking pass?

If you forget your parking pass, one can be picked up from the Office of Admissions, 30 minutes prior to your visit. Please stop at the Office of Admissions before parking to obtain your permit.

What should I do if I can no longer make my scheduled visit?

Please email UAdminTour@wcupa.edu if you can no longer keep your appointment with the Office of Admissions. Once we cancel your original reservation, you may sign up for any open date and time.

What should I do if I am unable to select the date/time I would like to visit?

If you are unable to select your desired time, it means that we are full to capacity. If you send an email to UAdminTour@wcupa.edu you can be placed on a wait list in the event there are cancellations for that date/time.

How do I sign up for a tour of the Swope Music Building?

Students who are interested in pursuing music as their major can take a tour of the Swope Music Building.

Can I meet with an admissions representative while visiting campus?

The Office of Admissions does not require interviews as part of the application process. However, if at any point during your visit you have questions for a counselor, one can speak with you if they are available.

Can I meet with another office while I am on campus?

Please feel free to contact any of the Academic Departments or Coaches directly to set up an appointment for the date you will be visiting our campus. With enough advance notice, many offices are able to accommodate visit requests.

After my tour, I'd like to get something to eat, where should I go?

We have a variety of options on campus as well as in the borough of West Chester.

How do I get to Downtown West Chester?

The downtown area is approximately four blocks from campus, via Church Street or High Street. For additional details, please visit West Chester's website.

What should I do if the university is closed due to inclement weather?

In the case of inclement weather, please check the WCUPA.edu Homepage or call 610-436-1000. If classes are canceled, all tours are as well. In the event of a delayed opening, visitors will be emailed to inform them about any changes to their visit.

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