Phone: 267-386-3001

To learn more about all of our program offerings, contact Kelly Smack at or 267-386-3019.

To learn more about our MSW program, contact Kyle Murray at or 610-738-0339.

Joseph Santivasci, M.Ed.
Director, WCU Philadelphia Campus
Associate Provost for Enrollment Management and Campus Planning
Phone: 610-436-3376
Email: Joseph Santivasci

Marcie Cohen, M.S.
Associate Director for Student Services
Phone: 267-386-3014
Email: Marcie Cohen

Ben Morgan, M.A.
Associate Director, Student Success Center
Phone: 267-386-3027
Email: Ben Morgan

Kyle Murray
MSW Recruiter
Phone: 610-738-0339
Email: Kyle Murray

Kelly Smack, MSW
Assistant Director for Recruitment
Phone: 267-386-3019
Email: Kelly Smack

Ram Recruiting

West Chester University in Philadelphia looks for determined, hard working undergraduate transfer and graduate students in the Philadelphia area with the desire to further their education to better achieve personal and professional goals. Use our Request More Information form to learn more about our programs today and attend one of our in person events to have your questions answered. For the complete list of Ram Recruiting events and to register, please visit our events calendar


Information Sessions & Open Houses

Learn about applying to WCU along with general academic and financial aid information. Sessions are facilitated by admissions personnel and representatives from academic programs including:

B.S. Business Management
B.S.W Social Work
B.S.N for the Registered Nurse

M.S.W Social Work
M.S. in Criminal Justice
...and introducing our newest degree Master of Public Administration (MPA)!

Information Sessions also include a one-on-one application review. If you would like to have your application evaluated, please bring transcripts from all prior colleges or universities attended.

To register for an information session or open house, please select a date below. All sessions are held at our Philadelphia campus located in the historic Lits Building at 701 Market Street (intersection of 8th and Market Streets).

Spring Dates TBD


Coffee Chats

Coffee Chats provide the opportunity to learn more about the degree programs at the Philadelphia campus and tour the Academic Suite and Student Success Center. The 30-minute session offers an informal way to get a snapshot of the student experience in less time than it takes to have a cup of coffee. 

Coffee Chats are held the first and third Tuesday of every month from 12pm-12:30pm. To register for a Coffee Chat, please select a date below.

November 20

December 4

December 18


Application Workshops

Are you ready to apply to West Chester University in Philadelphia? Have you started an application but not yet submitted? At our Application Workshops prospective students will be able to work on their application in a computer lab with the guidance of Admissions staff, while learning more about the campus, student support services, and the application process.

Spring Dates TBD 


All Events

To view all recruitment events for the Philadelphia campus, visit our Ram Recruiting calendar.



Kelly Smack, MSW
Assistant Director for Recruitment
Phone: 267-386-3019



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