Contact Us/Visit Girard

There are many reasons to visit historic and beautiful Girard College.


Is your family interested in learning more about enrollment? Visit our Admissions page to schedule a tour or meet with our team!


Are you interested in discovering the history of Girard College or learning more about our founder? Explore our Stephen Girard pages and schedule a tour of our on-campus museum!



Are you interested in holding an event on our 43-acre campus? Visit our Rentals page to learn more about our gorgeous spaces!

Key Contacts

Girard College Main Number (215) 787-2600

Security (215) 787-2684


Advancement Office (215) 787-4436

Director of Marketing and Communications, Kristen Angelucci

Associate Director of Development and Alumni Relations, AJ Ernst

Alumni (GCAA) Office (215) 232-8882

Administrative Assistant, Alex Cruz

GCAA Director, Joe Garbarino


Enrollment Management Office (215) 787-2621

Director of Admissions and Cultural Competencies, Rafhia Foster

Administrative Assistant, Melinda Garcia

Assistant Director of Admissions, Brandon Herbert


Facilities Rentals

Explore our rentals page and fill out the Rental Inquiry form found there. Someone will contact you shortly!


Historic Resources & Founder's Hall (215) 787-4436
Director of Historical Resources/Founders Hall, Kathy Haas

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Driving Directions

Girard College is located at 2101 S College Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19121. Our entrance is at the corner of Corinthian Avenue and College Avenue, near the intersection of Corinthian Avenue and Girard Avenue.

FROM 76 (The Schuylkill Expressway)

Take the expressway to 676 EAST and follow directions below


FROM 676 EAST & WEST (Vine Street Expressway)

Traveling on 676 East

Exit at 23rd Street (Ben Franklin Pkwy/Museum Area)

Stay to the left until you reach 22nd Street and turn left onto 22nd Street

Continue on 22nd Street until the dead end and make a right onto Fairmount Avenue

Left at first light onto Corinthian Avenue

Continue to light and cross Girard Avenue

Entrance is straight ahead

Traveling on 676 West

Exit at Ben Franklin Pkwy/Museum Area (22nd Street)

Turn right onto 22nd Street

Continue on 22nd Street until the dead end and make a right onto Fairmount Avenue

Left at first light onto Corinthian Avenue

Continue to light and cross Girard Avenue

Entrance is straight ahead


FROM I-95 NORTH OR SOUTH

Take I-95 to 676 WEST (Central Philadelphia)

Follow 676 WEST

After you pass the Broad Street exit, take Ben Franklin Pkwy/Museum Area (22nd Street) exit

Turn right onto 22nd Street

Continue on 22nd Street until the dead end and make a right onto Fairmount Avenue

Left at first light onto Corinthian Avenue

Continue to light and cross Girard Avenue

Entrance is straight ahead


FROM NEW YORK

From 276 WEST take 95 SOUTH to 676 WEST

or

Take I-95 South (The New Jersey Turnpike) to exit 4 Cherry Hill, NJ

Exit onto Route 73 North (Palmyra NJ/Philadelphia PA)

Follow Route 73 to the Betsy Ross Bridge (toll is $3.00)

Betsy Ross Bridge to I-95 South

Follow directions for I-95

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

#15 bus runs East & West on Girard Avenue

#33 bus runs South on 19th Street and North on 20th Street

Or call SEPTA at 215-580-7800 for routes and schedules

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