Student Development Programs

Kanbar Campus Center 317


Fax: 215.951.2644


Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Student Development Programs 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:

  1. coordinating students' transition to the institution and ensuring the highest quality first-year experience possible,
  2. creating links between the curriculum and co-curriculum,
  3. focusing on student leadership development,
  4. promoting citizenship through community service initiatives,
  5. exploring ones sense of purpose and meaning through spiritual development, and
  6. deepening students' sense of awareness of self, others and the wider world through intercultural exchanges.