Event Calendar

Learn more about upcoming events at the Graduate! Philadelphia Center and in the community

April 2014

  • Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
    First Wednesday Open House

    1211 Chestnut Street, Suite 900 | Philadelphia | PA | 19107

    A new year is here and its time to earn those credits toward your degree. The best way to that is by attending the Graduate! Philadelphia's Open House on the 15th.  Learn a great deal about unique offering to you by speaking with advisors of eight top Philadelphia regional universities for adults in one day.  

    If you have your transcripts, bring them for a free on-the-spot review, and all application fees will be waived if you choose to apply.  Also, come to learn about scholarships and other programs available to adults. 

    The following colleges and univesities (with adult friendly programs) will be in attendance (click names to visit individual links):

    The Community College of Philadelphia

    Peirce College 

    Penn State University World Campus 

    Chestnut Hill College

    Philadelphia University

    Temple University

    To RSVP or get more information, call  215.498-1504 or e-mail Denise Whittaker: Denise.Whittaker@GraduatePhiladelphia.org

  • Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Chestnut Hill College Accelerated Degree Program Information Session

    Chestnut Hill College
    Check in at the security desk in Fournier Hall
    9601 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA, 19118

     


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    There will be a brief presentation on the variety of degree programs available, followed by a question-and-answer session. Prospective students interested in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies can also have their transcripts evaluated, apply for admission, and find out which courses from other schools will transfer. Refreshments will be served prior to the presentation.

    To register for the open house, click the link.

    For questions about the event, please contact the Graduate! Philadelphia liaison for Chestnut Hill College listed below (register at Graduate! Philadelphia, and your application fee will be waived if you decide to apply!).

    April Fowlkes
    Off-Site & Transfer Manager
    Chestnut Hill College
    School of Continuing & Professional Studies
    9601 Germantown Ave.
    Philadelphia, PA. 19118
    215-242-7704 office
    215-248-7065 fax
    fowlkesa@chc.edu

  • Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Successful Interviewing Tips: Making a Good Impression

    Temple University's Mitten Hall
    1913 North Broad Street, 2nd Floor/Room #250
    Philadelphia, PA 19122

     
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    Seating is Limited - Call Today to Researve Your Spot:

    Andrea Swan - Office of Community Relations: 215.204.7409
    Michael Robinson - Office of Community Outreach & Hiring: 215.204.0677 

     

  • Fri, 04/11/2014 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
    ZPB Leadership Conference College Fair

    Renaissance Philadelphia Airport Hotel, 500 Stevens Drive, Philadelphia, PA, 19140



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    Description:

    The members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. are college-educated women. Therefore, the primary focus of this fair is to educate the attendees on your graduate degree and continuing education programs. Also, the members of our Amicae adult auxiliary will be in attendance for this conference.

  • Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    Partner College Advising: Community College of Philadelphia

    Graduate! Philadelphia along with the City of Philadelphia, and SEPTA

     are proud to present 

    The Mayor's Returning to Learning Fall College Fair for Adults


    at 1234 Market Street | Philadelphia, PA 19107

    Lower Mezzanine 

    Learn how to attend college as an adult learner or how to complete your degree!


    Featuring

    Returning to Learning Partnership institutions

    offering a 25% tuition discount for City employees: 


    Community College of Philadelphia 
    DeVry University
    Drexel University Online
    Eastern University
    Immaculata University
    LaSalle University
    Manor College
    Neumann University
    Peirce College (application fees waved through Graduate! Philadelphia for all attendees)
    Philadelphia University (application fees waved through Graduate! Philadelphia for all attendees)
    Rosemont College (application fees waved through Graduate! Philadelphia for all attendees)
    Temple University (application fees waved through Graduate! Philadelphia for all attendees)
    Thomas Edison State College
    The University of Phoenix
    University of the Sciences  
    Widener University

    All other attending partners:
    Penn State World Campus (application fees waved through Graduate! Philadelphia for all attendees)
    Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service & Education Center
    Veterans Upward Bound

    Contact Graduate! Philadelphia for questions at 215.498.1504 or Denise.Whittaker@Graduate-Network.org
  • Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Evening Open House

    1211 Chestnut Street, Suite 900 | Philadelphia | PA | 19107

    Come complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid and learn which school may be best for you! 

    If you have your transcripts, bring them for a free on-the-spot review, and all application fees will be waived if you choose to apply.  Also, come to learn about scholarships and other programs available to adults. 

    The following colleges and univesities (with adult friendly programs) will be in attendance (click names to visit individual links):

    Peirce College 

    PASSHE 

    Rowan University

    Penn State University World Campus 

    Chestnut Hill College

    Rosemont College

    Philadelphia University

    Community College of Philadelphia

    To RSVP or get more information, call  215.498-1504 or e-mail Ashley Henderson: Ashley.Henderson@GraduatePhiladelphia.org