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Temple University Center City (TUCC)
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Telephone: (215) 204-TUCC 
Website: http://www.temple.edu/tucc/
Surrounded by the home offices of major national corporations and within walking distance of City Hall, Temple University Center City offers an outstanding selection of undergraduate and graduate courses and full degree programs in the evening, as well as stimulating non-credit workshops and seminars during the day, in the evening, and on weekends.

Virginia Carter, Ed.D., Associate Vice President and Acting Director of TUCC
William Schreiber, M.A., Associate Director 

Credit Programs
Most of Temple University's schools and colleges offer courses at TUCC during the academic year. The following undergraduate degree programs can be wholly completed in the evening at TUCC:

Business Administration

Student Services
Credit Academic Advising & Registration
TUCC’s Advising Coordinator, Denise Berardi, can give you the information and support you need to succeed.  Her office hours are conveniently scheduled into the evening, so you can make an appointment to see her on your lunch hour or after work. Denise can also discuss transfer options and career related topics. She is a great listener with years of experience and lots of good advice. Call Denise at (215) 204-4358 for information or an appointment. If you are admitted to a degree program, you must be advised by a representative of your school or college. If you are a student in the College of Liberal Arts, call (215) 204-4729 (Main Campus) and specify that you want a TUCC appointment.  If you are a student in the Fox School of Business and Management, call (215) 204-7672 (Main Campus) and specify that you want a TUCC appointment. 

The Bookstore
The Bookstore is located in the lower level of 1616 Walnut Street.  In addition to textbooks, it offers magazines, school supplies, light snacks, soft drinks, and Temple merchandise.  Call (215) 204-1514 for more information about specific items or store hours. 

Career Advising
TUCC’s Advising Coordinator, Denise Berardi, can help you with career related information. She can talk with you about your options and help get you going in the direction that is right for you. Call (215) 204-4358 for an appointment. 

Cash Operations
A Cash Operations representative is available to process payments for tuition and fees and to validate student ID cards for continuing students once they are confirmed.  It is possible to pay by check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and MAC.  Call (215) 204-1175 for more information or hours of operation. 

Library Resource and Computer Center
Using a computer or accessing library information is as easy as a trip to the Library Resource and Computer Center. The staff will assist you in using mainframe and personal computers or in conducting library research in the Scholar's Information Center (SIC).  It is also possible to establish an e-mail account, buy language tapes, and obtain audio-visual materials through the Center.  Call (215) 204-1521 for more information on available resources or hours of operation. 

Student Photo ID Cards
Students registering for the first time can have a photo ID card made on the first floor.  Call (215) 204-TUCC for more information or hours of operation.

The TUCC Campus occupies 10 floors at 1616 Walnut Street.  Altogether there are over 50 classrooms, seminar rooms, labs, and studios.

Conference Facilities
TUCC's newly renovated conference center provides ideal meeting space for 20 to 70 people.  Flexible room configurations with customized set-ups can accommodate activities for large and small groups.  There is also classroom space seating for up to 150 people.  State-of-the-art presentation equipment, Internet connectivity, cable access, and a satellite down-link system are available to enliven meetings.  Enjoy the use of the new catering kitchen, or chose TUCC's  caterer and get a guaranteed 10% discount.  Special discounts for parking are one of the additional advantages of meeting at TUCC.  Call Carol Conner at (215) 204-4357 for more information.

Copy Machines
Copy machines for students are available on the 4th and 5th floors.  Call (215) 204-1521 if there is a problem.

Located on the 4th, 5th, and 6th floors, student lounges provide a good place to rest or study.  Interoffice phones located in the lounge areas can be used to call Temple offices. 

As a service to its students, TUCC has negotiated parking discounts at several nearby garages. TUCC has no affiliation with these garages or any role in the making of their policies. In order to get the discount, students must have their parking ticket stamped and show proof of Temple affiliation if asked.  The parking stamp and a detailed list of participating garages are available in the reception area on the 1st floor.

A TTY machine is located on the 1st floor for faculty, staff, and student use. The phone number is (215) 204-1900. 

Vending and Change Machines
Vending and change machines are available on the 5th floor.  Call (215) 204-7271 if there is a problem.

Non-Credit Programs
(See the Continuing Education section of this Bulletin ) 

The Business Agenda  Call (215) 204-4335 for more information. 

Institute for Continuing Studies  Call (215) 204-6946 for more information. 

Real Estate Institute  Call (215) 204-1530 for more information. 

The Esther Boyer College of Music's Preparatory Division  Call (215) 204-1512 for more information. 

Temple Association for Retired Professionals (TARP) is a membership organization designed for retirees. Call (215) 204-1505 for more information. 

School of Law Call (215) 204-8982 for more information.

School of Social Administration Call Lillian Gibson, CE Registrar, at (215) 204-6084.