Visiting Albright

Where is Albright?

Downtown Reading

Albright College is located in Reading, Pa., a city of 80,000 in a metropolitan area of 250,000. Albright is one hour from Philadelphia and the Pocono mountain ski resorts, two hours from Baltimore, and three hours from New York City and Washington, D.C.

Albright's location provides the perfect balance between the excitement of the city of Reading, with its numerous cultural opportunities, professional athletic teams and renowned outlet stores, and the recreational and sporting opportunities of southeastern Pennsylvania.

Things to do in and around Reading include the "Original Outlet Capital of the World", Reading Phillies Baseball, Reading Royals Ice Hockey, Reading Rage Soccer, the Sovereign Center, the Reading Comedy Outlet, the Appalachian Trail and Maple Grove Raceway.

Albright's 110-acre campus is located in the residential neighborhood of Hampden Heights, at the foot of Mt. Penn.


Using GPS? - Enter 1621 N. 13th Street, Reading, Pa. 


Classroom Visit

You are invited to preview the dynamic teaching at Albright by sitting in on a class during your campus visit. If you are interested in observing a particular class, please ask the Admission Office when you make your appointment for a campus visit.


Meetings with Faculty and Coaches

There are many people at Albright who welcome the chance to speak with prospective students. If you would like to meet with a faculty member, a student affairs counselor, an athletic coach, a financial aid counselor or other members of the Albright community, please call ask the Admission Office when you make your appointment for a campus visit.


Overnight Visits

Albright offers overnight stays for admitted applicants on Sunday through Thursday nights. You will be hosted by an Albright student, stay overnight in the residence hall, and attend classes the next day.

To arrange an overnight visit, please call the Admission Office at least two weeks in advance of the desired date. Contact us at (800) 252-1856 for details.