Joseph Santivasci, M.Ed.
Assistant Provost and Assistant Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management
Marcie Cohen, M.S.
Coordinator of Student Support
Ben Morgan, M.A.
Associate Director of the Writing Center
The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) is the largest provider of higher education in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; comprising of 14 universities, four branches campuses, and two centers. PASSHE is committed to its core mission of providing quality education at an affordable cost. The System universities, located in rural, suburban, and small-town settings throughout Pennsylvania, educate more students per year than any other higher educational institution in the state. PASSHE Center City offers students an array of accessible, quality, and affordable programs in one convenient location.
PASSHE Center City is located at
Take either the Market-Frankford or Broad Street Line and exit at the 8th Street Station. The Mellon Independence Center is connected to the Station. Take the stairs near Dunkin Donuts to enter the building. The State System @ Center City is two doors down, next to Paganos.
Exit at the Market East Station. All Regional Rail Lines stop at this station. After exiting the train, walk through the Gallery Mall towards the Food Court. Continue walking past the Food Court towards the 8th Street Station. You can enter the Mellon Independence Center by utilizing the stairway near Dunkin Donuts. The State System @ Center City is two doors down, next to Paganos.
Route 17 provides service along Market Street. Exit at 8th Street and enter the Mellon Independence Center. Go to the Concourse Level and the State System @ Center City is next to Paganos.
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Take the PATCO High Speed Line to Philadelphia and exit at the 8th & Market Street Station. You can enter the Mellon Independence Center by utilizing the stairway near Dunkin Donuts. The State System @ Center City is two doors down, next to Paganos.
Via the NJ Turnpike:
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