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Making the Most of Your City Setting

At USciences, you’ll encounter the past, in Philadelphia’s rich history, and the future—in our innovations in science and health. Urban living also offers diverse culture, recreation, food, and fun. Our resources help you make the most of your Philadelphia experience.

Residence Life

With their community atmosphere, traditional residence halls and apartment-style living serve students seeking an immersive campus experience.

Off-Campus Housing

Search off-campus rental listings and get rental tips.

International House Philadelphia

This unique global student community in the heart of University City offers living space, cultural celebrations, language lessons, concerts, an international cinema, and more.

Office of Student Accommodations

The Office of Student Accommodations provides guidance and resources to ensure students of all abilities have everything they need to reach their goals.

Transportation Services

USciences students can get around free via Penn Shuttles, which give door-to-door service on call, or the Penn Bus system, which makes scheduled stops at intersections.

Discover Philadelphia

The official visitor’s website offers a starting spot for exploring the city: Find maps and event listings, guides to historic and cultural attractions, and the lowdown on restaurants, shopping, concerts, and more.


Student Affairs Division

Office Location:

Whitecar Hall, Suite 1000


University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495