Temple University Center City (TUCC)
1515 Market Street
Located just across the street from City Hall and surrounded by the
home offices of major national corporations, 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.
William E. Parshall, M.P.A., Director
William H. Schreiber, M.A., Associate Director
Most of Temple University's schools and colleges offer courses at TUCC
during the academic year. It is possible to complete the following undergraduate
degree programs at TUCC in the evening:
Hours of Operation
During the semester the TUCC administration office (suite 215) is open
8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
on Friday. There are limited services on Saturday. When Temple
University is not in session, please call 215-204-TUCC for hours.
Academic Advising and Registration
TUCC’s Advising Coordinator, Denise Berardi, can give you the information
and support you need to succeed. Her office hours are scheduled into
the evening so that you can make an appointment to see her during 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 is located on the 3rd floor. In addition to textbooks,
it offers magazines, school supplies, light snacks, soft drinks, and Temple
Call (215) 204-1514 for more information about specific items or store
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.
A Cash Operations representative is available on the ground floor to
process payments for tuition and fees. It is possible to pay by check,
Visa, Master Card, Discover, American Express, and MAC. Call (215)
204-1175 for more information or hours of operation.
Computer and Media Services Center
Using a computer or accessing library information is as easy as a trip
to the Computer and Media Services Center located on the 4th floor. 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, obtain language tapes, and
reserve audio-visual materials through the Center. Faculty can place
books and articles on semester reserve. Call (215) 204-1521 for more
information about available resources or hours of operation.
Student Photo ID Cards
Students registering for the first time can have a photo ID card made
in the student services area on the 2nd floor. Call (215) 204-TUCC
for more information or hours of operation.
The TUCC campus occupies six floors at 1515 Market Street. All
together there are over 60 classrooms, conference rooms, and computer classrooms.
Located in the heart of downtown Philadelphia close to restaurants,
shopping, and entertainment, TUCC's conference center provides ideal meeting
space for 20 to 100 people. Flexible room configurations with customized
set-ups let you plan activities for large and small groups. State-of-the-art
presentation equipment, Internet connectivity, and video conferencing are
available for your meeting. Call Harry Carpenter at (215) 204-4370
for more information.
Copy machines for student use are available in the cafe areas on the
3rd and 4th floors. Call (215) 204-7271 if there is a problem with
Lounges and Cafe areas
Lounges and cafe areas located on all floors provide a good place to
rest or study. Ethernet connections around the perimeter of these
areas allow you to connect your laptop to the Internet. Please note
that you must first register the machine address code (MAC) of your laptop
with Computer Services before you can take advantage of this service.
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 information center on the ground floor.
Vending machines are located in the lounge area on the 2nd floor, and
in the cafe areas on the 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th floors. Call (215)
204-7271 if there is a problem with the machines.
(See the Continuing Education section of
The Business Agenda - Non-credit career and professional development
training. Call (215) 204-4335 for more information.
Continuing Studies - Non-credit personal enrichment programs.
Call (215) 204-6946 for more information.
Real Estate Institute - Non-credit real estate programs for professionals
and consumers. Call (215) 204-1530 for more information.
Music Prep - Dynamic non-credit music programs for children and
adults. Call (215) 204-1512 for more information.
Temple Association for Retired Professionals (TARP) is a membership
organization that offers non-credit learning and enrichment programs for
retirees. Call (215) 204-1505 for more information.