Student Development Programs

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Student Development Programs is located in the Kanbar Campus Center, Suite 317 and houses the First Year Experience Program and the offices of Community Service Learning and Spiritual Development.

Collectively, our programs and services support the mission of Philadelphia  University and promote and engage students’ thoughtful and creative contributions by:

  • coordinating students’ transition to the institution and ensuring the  highest quality first-year experience possible
  • creating linkages between the curriculum and co-curriculum
  • focusing on student leadership development
  • promoting citizenship through community service initiatives
  • exploring ones sense of purpose and meaning through spiritual development 
  • deepening students’ sense of awareness of self, others and the wider world  through intercultural exchanges

Contact Information:

Student Development Programs
Kanbar Campus Center, Suite 317
phone: (215) 951-2634
fax: (215) 951-2644


Campus address:
The Kanbar Campus Center, Suite 317

Mailing address:
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19144-5497 


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