Geared toward adult-age groups, there are over 300 modern furnished apartments in a complex of eight, three-story buildings with elevators. These two double-bedroom, and some four single-bedroom, apartments are designed to house from one to four guests in privacy and comfort. Each comes equipped with a living room/dining room, kitchen (no utensils/dishes/cookware), 1 1/2 or 2 bathrooms, Internet access, cable TV connection (byotv) and linen service.
Some workshop participants may prefer to stay in nearby commercial hotels and motels.
If you plan not to stay in West Campus Apartments, please register as a commuter.
Directions by Car:
From the West: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit 24 (Valley Forge/Route 76). Take Route 76 East to the Gulph Mills Exit. At the bottom of the exit ramp, turn right onto Route 320. Follow Route 320 South. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Matsonford Road. At the intersection of Matsonford Road and County Line Roads (about 1.4 miles) turn left onto County Line Road. St. Mary's Hall is just before the first traffic light.
From the South: Take I-95 North to exit 7, the I-476 (the Blue Route) Interchange. Continue on I-476 North to exit 13 (old exit 5), St. David/Villanova (US Rt. 30). Follow Rt. 30 East. Turn left onto Rt. 320. Follow to St. Mary's Hall.
From the North and East: Take the NJ Turnpike to exit 6, the PA Turnpike. Continue on the PA Turnpike to the I-476 (the Blue Route) Interchange. Follow I-476 South to exit 13 (old exit 5), St. David/Villanova (US Rt. 30). Follow Rt. 30 East. Turn left onto Rt. 320. Follow to St. Mary's Hall.
From Philadelphia's AMTRAK 30th Street Station: Board SEPTA Regional Rail Line (#R5). The R5 line also makes connections at Suburban Station (16th & JFK Blvd.) and Market East Station (11th & Market), both in Center City Philadelphia. This train makes stops approx. every 30 minutes at the Villanova Campus.
From Philadelphia's 69th Street Terminal: The Market Street Subway Elevated Line connects with the SEPTA - Norristown High Speed Rail Line (R-100), which has a Villanova Campus stop.
The Villanova Campus is 25 minutes from the Philadelphia International Airport by car.
From the airport, take I-95 South to I-476 North ("The Blue Route"). Continue North on I-467 to exit 13 (old exit 5), St. David/Villanova (US Rt. 30). Follow Rt. 30 East. Turn left onto Rt. 320. Follow to St. Mary's Hall..
For limousine service from the airport directly to Villanova, contact Bennett's Main Line Airport Services at 610-525-0513.
An airport train is also available to Villanova. The SEPTA Airport High Speed Line operates nonstop daily to Philadelphia's 30th Street Station, every 30 minutes from 5:34 am to 11:34 pm. From 30th Street, you will transfer to the Villanova train - follow the directions "BY TRAIN: From Philadelphia's AMTRAK 30th Street Station
Catholic Social Teaching and Issues of Justice is a curriculum development workshop designed to encourage faculty to become familiar with the core principles of Catholic social teaching and to explore ways to enrich an existing course syllabus with exposure to Catholic social teaching.
Our May Workshop is offered to Villanova faculty only.