Confirmations are sent to the email address used on the registration form and may
have gone to your spam folder. After checking your spam folder, if you still have
not received your confirmation, please e-mail the below information to
and we will send another email:
- Student's first and last name
- Tour date and time
Please park in K Lot, which is located behind Sykes Student Union. View our campus map
. Please wait in your vehicle until you receive a text to enter Sykes Student Union.
The text will include the room number to meet your tour guide.
Once you arrive on campus, you will receive an automated text message to complete
the mobile self-check-in process.
- We are limiting tour sizes to ten people per tour guide. Additional guests will be
asked to wait to rejoin their student until the tour has ended.
- Masks are required for tour guides and all visitors at all times.
- Information sessions will be held in socially distanced spaces.
- WCU has implemented an enhanced cleaning schedule.
- The number of occupants of every building has been limited - please see signs outside
buildings for entrance requirements and capacity limits.
- Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate visitors from current "hot spot" states that
have a quarantine order for visits to Pennsylvania. You can find out if your state
is included in this order here.
Because of social distancing and safety measures, we are limiting our tour sizes to
three prospective students. Each student is allowed two guests with a maximum of 10
people total per tour guide. All tour participants will be required to wear masks
at all times and keep a six-foot social distance from other visitors.
WCU is serviced by SEPTA's Route 104 bus. The bus starts at the 69th Street Transportation
in Philadelphia and ends on campus. Visit SEPTA's website
for schedules and more information. Additional public transportation options connecting
to the 104 bus can be found using the Directions feature here
All tours leave from Sykes Student Union, at 110 West Rosedale Avenue, West Chester,
If you forget your parking pass, please come to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions
in Messikomer Hall (100 W. Rosedale Ave.) to receive a new parking pass.
e-mail Undergraduate Touring
if you can no longer keep your appointment with the Office of Admissions. Once we
cancel your original reservation, you may sign up for any open date and time.
If you are unable to select your desired time, it means that we are full to capacity.
To assist in social distancing, we will not be holding individual question and answer
sessions in person during your visit. Please sign up for a virtual counselor meeting
Please feel free to contact any of the Academic Departments
directly to set up an appointment for the date you will be visiting our campus.
The downtown area is approximately four blocks from campus, via Church Street or High
Street. For additional details, please visit West Chester's website
In the case of inclement weather, please check the WCUPA.edu Homepage
or call 610-436-1000
. If classes are canceled, all tours are as well. In the event of a delayed opening,
visitors will be emailed to inform them about any changes to their visit.