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West Chester University

700 South High Street, West Chester, PA 19383

West Chester University of Pennsylvania (WCUPA) is a public university in West Chester, Pennsylvania, about 25 miles west of Philadelphia. It is one of the 14 state universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). Total enrollment is 16,426 graduate and undergraduate students. At the undergraduate level, the university offers Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Fine Arts, and Bachelor of Music degrees. Paraprofessional studies are available in law, medicine, and theology.

Library access: The library is open to members of the public "engaged in the serious use of library services and resources." High school students and local residents may apply for a library card at a cost of $20 per year. The card includes borrowing privileges and limited access to online resources within the library. Borrowing privileges are also available to members of Friends of the WCU Libraries.

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