Department of Chemistry

West Chester University

Chemistry Information
Office: 119 Schmucker
Science Center South
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone (610) 436-2631
Fax (610) 436-2890
Email: Department Chair


Directions to the WCU Chemistry Department

From the East via PA Turnpike

Take the turnpike west to King of Prussia (Exit 24). Follow 202 West for about 20 miles. Get off at the first exit after the traffic light - High Street. Pass three traffic lights and take a left at Sharpless Street. There is a large parking garage at Sharpless and Church Streets. Walk south (left) on Church Street. The chemistry office is 119 Schmucker Science Center, the last building on the right.

From the North via I-95

Take I-95 south to Rt. 322 north. Take a left on US 1, then follow the continuation of 322 to the right a short distance later. Follow 322 to High St. West Chester. Pass three traffic lights and take a left at Sharpless Street. There is a large parking garage at Sharpless and Church Streets. Walk south (left) on Church Street. The chemistry office is 119 Schmucker Science Center, the last building on the right.

From the West via PA Turnpike

Take the turnpike east to the Downingtown exit - Rt 100. Take the bypass to 202 south (don't go into downtown West Chester). Pass three traffic lights and take a left at Sharpless Street. There is a large parking garage at Sharpless and Church Streets. Walk south (left) on Church Street. The chemistry office is 119 Schmucker Science Center, the last building on the right.

From Delaware via I-95 or Rt 202

Take I-95 into Wilmington (don't follow 495). Get off I-95 at Concord Pike. Follow 202 north to High St. West Chester. Do not follow the 202 Bypass. Pass three traffic lights and take a left at Sharpless Street. There is a large parking garage at Sharpless and Church Streets. Walk south (left) on Church Street. The chemistry office is 119 Schmucker Science Center, the last building on the right.

From Central and West Philadelphia

Follow Rt 3 (Market St) west to 202 south. Get off at High Street. Pass three traffic lights and take a left at Sharpless Street. There is a large parking garage at Sharpless and Church Streets. Walk south (left) on Church Street. The chemistry office is 119 Schmucker Science Center, the last building on the right.