Philadelphia Architecture + Design College Fair

October 6th from 11am-2pm. 

The Philadelphia Architecture + Design Fair is free and open to the public. It is a great opportunity for high school and college students, parents, teachers and counselors to learn about programs in architecture and other built environment design disciplines. There will be 50 colleges and universities in attendance, they are listed below.

This year, the fair offered as a part of DesignPhiladelphia, a ten-day festival that celebrates the work of local designers, architects, and creative professionals.

We have two featured panels at the event  "Life as an Architecture Student from 11:45am-12: 30 pm" or "Diversity, Equity, and the Profession" from 1:00pm-1: 45 pm."

Students may register by clicking here.

University registration is now closed. 


Please email Miranda Westrick at with any questions.


PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS (2018) (Will be updated as schools register)

Auburn University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

California College of the Arts (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Carnegie Mellon University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Clemson University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Cranbrook Academy of Art (Graduate)

Drexel University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Georgia Tech College of Design (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Harvard University Graduate School of Design (Graduate)

Illinois Institute of Technology (Undergraduate & Graduate) 

Kean University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Kent State University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Lawrence Technological University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Marywood University School of Architecture (Undergraduate & Graduate)

MassArt (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Northeastern University School of Architecture (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Norwich University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Parsons School of Design (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Penn State University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Pennsylvania College of Technology (Associates & Undergraduate)

Community College of Philadelphia (Undergraduate)

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Roger Williams University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Savannah College of Art and Design (Undergraduate & Graduate)

SCI-Arc (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Suffolk University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Syracuse University School of Architecture (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Taliesin School of Architecture (Immersion & Graduate)

Temple University, Tyler School of Art - Architecture + Environmental Design (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Thomas Jefferson University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Tulane University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Tuskegee University (Undergraduate)

The Cooper Union (Undergraduate & Graduate)

The Ohio State University (Undergraduate & Graduate)

The Spitzer School of Architecture (Undergraduate & Graduate)

The University of the Arts (Undergraduate & Graduate)

University of Arizona (Undergraduate & Graduate)

University of Arkansas (Undergraduate  & Graduate)

University of the District of Columbia (Undergraduate  & Graduate)

University of Illinois at Chicago (Undergraduate  & Graduate)

University of Illinois at Urbana (Undergraduate  & Graduate)

University of Kentucky (Undergraduate  & Graduate)

University of Maryland (Undergraduate & Graduate)

University of Miami (Undergraduate & Graduate)

University of Michigan- Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning (Undergraduate & Graduate)

University of Pennsylvania School of Design (Undergraduate & Graduate)

University of Pittsburgh (Undergraduate)

University of Utah (Graduate)

University of Virginia (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Washington University in St. Louis (Undergraduate & Graduate)

Wentworth Institute of Technology (Undergraduate & Graduate)