Vaccinations and Testing

Due to City of Philadelphia mandates, anyone who comes to the College who is not fully vaccinated will be tested before they will be permitted on campus. Masks are required. Starting Oct. 15, all faculty, staff and students must be fully vaccinated. Please see our College COVID-19 Updates for more information.

Summer Brush Up Sessions

The summer Brush UP program is designed to help incoming students improve their English placement from Developmental English to College-level English in time for fall semester. For the first time this summer, Math sessions will also be offered.

The Brush Ups are free, and all materials are supplied. Sessions are offered in the morning and afternoon. For students who decide to attend all day - both morning and afternoon sessions - a $5 lunch voucher for the cafeteria will be provided.

Interested students can email or call Sandy Harrill at (215) 751-8530 to get registered for upcoming Brush Up sessions.

Summer Brush Up Schedule

July 10-20

Monday through Thursday
Morning session: 9 a.m. - 12 noon
Afternoon session: 1 - 4 p.m.

July 24-August 3

Monday through Thursday
Morning session: 9 a.m. - 12 noon
Afternoon session: 1 - 4 p.m.

In addition, separate Brush Up sessions are offered for higher level ESL students (those in English/ESL 098/099 or 083/093) in the areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening. The ESL Brush Ups are free, and all materials are supplied; in addition, a $5 lunch voucher for the cafeteria will be provided.

ESL Brush Up Schedule

July 31 - August 10

Monday through Thursday
All day session: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Interested students can email or call Sandy Harrill at (215) 751-8530 to get registered for upcoming Brush Up sessions.