How to Apply

The Philadelphia Center offers you the opportunity to gain college credit while living and learning independently. With our help, you will secure a professional, accredited internship and housing in the vibrant and diverse city of Philadelphia. You can explore career paths through real-world applications and rigorous, seminar-style courses. Upon completion of the program, you will leave Philadelphia with a strong sense of your abilities, social and professional aspirations, and a plan for your future.

Fall or Spring

To apply to TPC’s 16-week semester program, download our application and contact your home campus off-campus study office for deadlines and for more information. Enrollment is limited. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Financial aid may transfer from your home institution.

Apply to Fall or Spring


To apply to TPC’s 8-week summer program, download our summer application and contact your home campus’ off-campus study office for more information. The deadline to apply is March 15. The application fee is $500. Students who apply by Dec. 31 are offered a discounted $250 application fee. Enrollment is limited.

Apply to Summer