Schedule and Location

friends center

Spring 2023 Schedule

Core Course

Popular Music and Media (GMST 026/FMST 026/LITR 026/MUSI 005E)
Sunka Simon & James Blasina, SC
Wednesday Noon–3 p.m. and Friday 12:15-3 p.m.*
*Friday is an occasional meeting time for program students only.

Elective Courses

Contemporary Art and Film in Philadelphia (HART B380)
Homay King, BMC
Thursday 12:10 p.m.–3 p.m.

City of Brotherly Love: Images of a Changing City (GERM H210)
Imke Brust, HC
Monday, Noon–3 p.m.

Fall 2022 Schedule

Core Course

A Sociological Journey to Immigrant Communities in Philadelphia (SOCL B232)
Veronica Montes, BMC
Monday 12:10–3 p.m. and Friday 12:15-3 p.m.*
*Friday is an occasional meeting time for program students only.

Elective Courses

Grassroots Economies: Creating Livelihoods in an Age of Urban Inequality (POLS H262)
Craig Borowiak, HC
Tuesday 12:30 a.m.–3 p.m.

Monuments and Public Space: Studio Architecture (ARTT 006B)
Jody Joyner, SC
Wednesday, Noon–3 p.m.


Courses offered in the Tri-Co Philly Program will be held at the Friends Center in Center City. The Friends Center is located at 1501 Cherry Street, at the northwest corner of 15th and Cherry Streets, two blocks north of Suburban Station and City Hall. 

Getting to the Friends Center: Bryn Mawr students will take the Paoli/Thorndale line of Septa’s Regional Rail to Suburban Station. Swarthmore students will take the Media/Elwyn Line to Suburban Station. Haverford students will take the Norristown High Speed Line, transfer at the 69th Street Transportation Center to the Market-Frankford Line and exit at the 15th Street/City Hall Station. Train schedules and maps are available on SEPTA’s website.

Travel Costs: Costs for travel to classes will be covered for all students. Travel costs for co- and extracurricular programming will also be covered for students accepted into the Philly Program.

Resources for Students

Mandatory Student Information Sessions

Interested students must attend an information session in Spring 2022 prior to applying for the Fall 2022 program.

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
7-8 p.m.
Dining Center 119, Swarthmore Room

Bryn Mawr
Monday, March 21, 2022
7-8 p.m.
Dalton Hall 25

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
7-8 p.m.
Trotter Hall 201

barnes museum exterior

Contact Us

Tri-Co Philly Program

Calista Cleary
Tri-Co Philly Program Planning Director
Founders 028, Haverford College
Phone: 610-795-1576