Wharton Academic Research Building

Academic Research Building

Limited access 8:00AM – 4:30PM, Monday through Friday for full time staff, faculty, post docs and PhD’s through the end of July.

→ Regular Summer hours will begin on Monday, August 2, 2021.
Regular Fall hours will begin on Monday, August 30, 2021.


M – F: 7 am – 10 pm
Weekends: 8 am – 5 pm
Holidays: Closed

M – F: 7 am – 7 pm
Weekends: 8 am – 5 pm
Holidays: Closed


Emergency Info

Building Area of Refuge
Primary: Tannenbaum Plaza- West End
Secondary: Class of ’59 Outdoor Plaza

Recommended Relocation Site
Primary: Van Pelt Library
Secondary: Houston Hall

Shelter-in-Place Area
Core Interior Rooms- 1st, 2nd, 3rd Floors


265 S. 37th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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The Academic Research Building was completed in 2020 by MGA Partners. The building provides three classroom spaces, group study rooms, study space, and faculty and staff offices on the top two floors.

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