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AY 2017-18 Classroom Space at Lincoln Plaza during initial stages of Schuylkill Yards construction

Full Announcement

September 18, 2017

The Schuylkill Yards Development Project will begin transforming Drexel’s University City Campus and the 30th Street Corridor starting this Fall with the construction of a new park at 31st and Market streets. This gateway to University City requires the closure of the Garden Level classrooms at One Drexel Plaza for the 2017-18 academic year. Drexel has established a partnership with Lincoln University to use their excellent classroom space in Lincoln Plaza (3rd and 4th floors) at 3020 Market Street.

Working with the Office of the Registrar and the Department of University Facilities and Real Estate, we have outfitted Lincoln’s classrooms to achieve similar seating capacities. We will also be able to utilize the SmartBoard technology in each classroom which will be supported by Drexel’s Instructional Media (IMS) Services group. In addition to the classrooms, a conference room (Room 420) and break room (Room 429) are available for faculty use.

Signage will be posted in the Lincloln Plaza lobby and 3rd and 4th floors. Access is by ID card and elevators. Stairs are available for only to exit the classroom floors.
We have provided resources for faculty to best utilize the Lincoln Plaza space.

3020 Market Street is shown on Drexel’s campus map and identified as Building 176

To see what the classrooms location and physical layout, please visit the Drexel IMS website and look at Lincoln Plaza.

Wireless Connectivity

Wireless access is provided through Lincoln University’s open wireless access system and can be accessed by for reliable wireless access, occupants must use Lincoln Universtiy's wireless network LU_Open_Access in lieu of the DragonFly networks even if the DragonFly networks are accessible and selected by default.

To use Lincoln University's network, select the LU_Open_Access from your devices list of available wireless networks. No user/password credentials or sign-on procedures are necessary to gain access to LU_Open_Access.

Presentation Technology (SmartBoards)

All Lincoln classrooms are equipped with Smartboard technology and VGA connections should you choose to bring your own device. To use the room computers, log on with username: Drexel and password: AmbitionCantW8!

For more information or to schedule a demonstration, contact IMS at 215-895-2925 or

Orientation for Faculty

An orientation on the classroom systems will be offered to faculty on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, from 10AM to 12Noon.

We are confident that faculty and students will be well served by this temporary teaching location. For general questions, please contact John DiNardo ( or Kyle Kephart ( [should get a Lincoln Plaza e-mail address and not use individuals].