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Visit Top Philadelphia Universities

Explore Philadelphia Universities from Philadelphia's Hotel

Boasting some of the country’s top colleges and universities, Philadelphia is often considered to be one of the best college towns in the U.S. From research universities to schools dedicated to the arts, Philadelphia is a leading force in the world of higher education.

Guests of The Logan will enjoy easy access to the city’s most well-known and highly-acclaimed institutions. Whether you’re visiting a student or in town to tour a campus, The Logan offers a convenient location near top schools as well as the best things to do in the city.

Learn about the nearby universities below and get in touch to book your stay at The Logan.

University of Pennsylvania

Among the oldest universities in the United States, The University of Pennsylvania is an Ivy League research school located less than 10 minutes driving from our doors. UPenn offers students a competitive and well-rounded education and has many notable alumni including U.S. presidents, Supreme Court justices, senators, and more.

Drexel University

Found just across the Schuylkill River from The Logan is Drexel University. Today, more than 26,000 students are enrolled in the school’s various undergraduate, master’s, doctoral, and professional programs. Drexel offers a unique cooperative education program which allows students to gain paid, full-time work experience prior to graduation.

University of the Arts

Philadelphia is a vibrant hub for artistic expression, and the University of the Arts has been a major guiding force in that development. It is the only art school in the U.S. that allows its students to collaborate across majors, providing a more immersive and creative experience.