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Campus Plan Vision

The Campus Master Plan applies Drexel's Strategic Plan through the lens of the important roles the campus can play in furthering the University's mission. The Strategic Plan's emphasis on Drexel as a modern urban research university highlights the unique identity and potential of a campus that anchors an urban district.

See updates about the Campus Master Plan at the Master Plan Blog

Principles

  1. Distinguish Drexel's campus as a vibrant modern urban university district.
  2. Bring the campus to the street.
  3. Draw the community together around shared places.
  4. Expand the innovation community.
Students in urban setting

Drexel celebrates the unique ability of urban settings to spur institutional, local, and global engagement—the key to its growing leadership in education and research.

Campus projected render drawing

The Campus Master Plan is framed around partnerships designed to create an urban campus district distinguished by livability, sustainability, and innovation.

Campus projected render drawing

Formal and informal gathering places will animate the campus and foster collaborative learning.

Campus projected render drawing

University buildings and public spaces will embrace and enliven city streets.

Student in lab

The University's vibrant environment will nurture the personal, civic, and academic discovery that inspires Drexel's mission.