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Student Centers

The Drexel Student Centers' mission is to enhance Drexel University and its academic objectives by providing spaces and services to support programs and activities that set out to unify the institution by embracing the diversity of students, faculty, professional staff, alumni, and guests. 

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Drexel Student Centers

Drexel Student Centers include Rush Building, the Creese Student Center, Ross Commons, the Perelman Center for Jewish Life, the James E. Marks Intercultural Center (JEMIC), and the Korman Center. These centers exist as community spaces for students, faculty, staff, and guests to utilize. Drexel Student Centers are well-staffed to provide services such as standard customer service to technical event support to building management and security maintenance.

To learn more about Drexel Student Centers, call the Creese Information Desk at 215.895.2515. You can also email

Creese Student Center

The Creese Student Center (Creese) houses the Student Centers' Information Desk, as well as administrative and academic offices, lounges, meeting rooms, retail dining locations, a fully-equipped theater, and more for students to utilize. Other services and organizations include:

  • DragonCard Services
  • Counseling Center
  • Center for Autism and Neurodiversity
  • Center for Learning and Academic Support Services
  • Center for Military & Veteran Services

Ross Commons

Ross Commons (Ross) is a unique facility that offers dining on the first floor (with Sabrina's Cafe) and student areas including lounges, game rooms, and study areas. Ross is also home to The Writer's Room, a University-community literary arts program engaged in creative placemaking and art for social justice. The 3rd floor is also home to the Writer's Room.

Rush Building

Rush Building (Rush) is the center of it all! The Center for Black Culture, Student Center for Diversity and Inclusion (SCDI), the Student Organization Resource Center (SORC), Student Conduct, Event Services, and both Student Life staff and organizations can all be found in Rush. Mario's Market, Drexel's food pantry, is located on the second floor.

James E. Marks Intercultural Center

The James E. Marks Intercultural Center (JEMIC) is home to many of the spiritual and religious life groups. Among other spaces, the Muslim prayer rooms and interfaith chapel provide areas for many to practice their religious traditions. The Office for Institutional Equity and Inclusive Culture and the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life are also housed in the JEMIC.

Perelman Center for Jewish Life

Open to all members of the Drexel Community, the Perelman Center for Jewish Life (PCJL) is home to Hillel at Drexel University. PCJL has meeting rooms, a kosher cafe, and outdoor spaces for studying or group meetings.

Korman Center

Korman Center, (Korman), home of the Academic Resource Center (ARC), provides individual and small group study spaces, as well as a reservable multipurpose room for other meetings and events.

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