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Drexel is a world-class comprehensive research institution committed to
use-inspired research with real-world applications.
Founded in 1919, Drexel's cooperative education program was one of the
first of its kind, and it continues to be among the largest and most
Go behind the scenes at the University: Our stories will give you a
deeper perspective on our history, what's going on today, and where
we’re leading the future. This is what we're all about.
Our interdisciplinary approach to applied education is part of what makes
us stand out, in Philadelphia and around the world. At Drexel, we value
experiential learning, which is a process through which our students
develop knowledge, skills, and values from direct experiences outside a
traditional academic setting.
Entrepreneurship is in Drexel's DNA. Since its founding, Drexel has
enrolled students who pursue innovation, applying it to their studies,
careers, and life as a whole.
Drexel's hometown of Philadelphia is one of the nation's first and
largest cities and the birthplace of the American experiment.
From 3D printing cells to fight cancer and building K'NEX creations on
co-op, learn how to be successful in college from some of Drexel's
extraordinary students and professors.
Drexel recognizes that in order to maintain its status as a first-tier
comprehensive university, it must position itself globally.