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For the safety of staff and students, the College’s Main Campus and three Regional Centers will close at 2 p.m. on Jan. 26, 2015. The Main Campus parking garage will close at 3:45 p.m. Classes and business operations will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 on a normal schedule. Media announcements will be made on the following television stations and on their websites: ABC (Channel 6), CBS (Channel 3), NBC (Channel 10) and Fox (Channel 29).

Northeast Regional Center

12901 Townsend Road, Philadelphia PA 19154

The recent green expansion and renovation has allowed for the addition of numerous features:

  • art classroom
  • Center for Small Business
  • learning commons
  • music classroom
  • science labs

Some degrees can be earned fully at each Regional Center and online.


Public transportation

Directions from I-95

Exit onto Woodhaven Road.Turn right at the Thornton Road exit and make a right onto Thornton Road.Take the first left onto Townsend Road. The Center is on the right.

Directions from the Pennsylvania Turnpike

Take Philadelphia Exit 351 and follow the signs to Route 1 South. Take Route 1 South towards Southampton Road.  Turn left onto Southampton Road.  Make a left onto Townsend Road and the  Center will be on your right.

Directions from the Roosevelt Boulevard

Take Southampton Road east to Townsend Road. Turn left on Townsend Road and proceed to the Center, which will be on your right

Directions from the Ben Franklin Bridge

Take Ben Franklin Bridge to I-676 West/US-30 West/Central Philadelphia. Follow directions from I-95 beginning with, "Merge onto the Vine Street Expressway and continue on I-676 West."

Directions from the Walt Whitman Bridge

Take the Walt Whitman Bridge to I-95 North. Follow directions from I-95.

Bus Routes

Bus route 14:
Oxford Valley and Neshaminy Malls to Frankford Transportation Center via Roosevelt Blvd. and US 1.

Bus route 84:
Franklin Mills/Somerton to Frankford Transportation Center via Tacony, Holmesburg, Torresdale and Morrell Park.


Take a Virtual Tour of the Northeast Regional Center:

Foot Bridge

Foot Bridge at the Northeast Regional Center

Learning Commons

Foot Bridge at the Northeast Regional Center

Eating Area

Foot Bridge at the Northeast Regional Center

Art Room

Foot Bridge at the Northeast Regional Center

Bio Lab

Foot Bridge at the Northeast Regional Center