Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Resources

Information on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on patient care and School/University operations. Plus, resources for the Penn Dental Medicine community and alumni.

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Program Location

Penn Dental Medicine
The Robert Schattner Center
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
Telephone: (215) 898-8965

Directions to Penn Dental Medicine
The School is close to SEPTA bus, trolley, and subway lines. Exact change ($2.25) or a token is required. Fares are subject to change.

  • SEPTA Bus Routes: Routes 21, 30, 40, and 42 all have stops within three blocks of Penn Dental Medicine at 40th and Locust Streets.
  • Subway: Take the Market-Frankford line to 40th and Market Streets. Walk south on 40th Street for four blocks to the School at 40th and Spruce Streets; or transfer from the Market-Frankford line at 13th, 15th, or 30th Streets to the Subway Surface line.
  • Subway Surface (trolley) Lines: Take trolley routes 11, 13, 34, or 36 to 40th Street and Baltimore Avenue. Walk north on 40th Street for three blocks to Penn Dental Medicine at 40th and Locust Streets.
  • Train (30th Street Station): The station is a fifteen-minute walk from the heart of campus. SEPTA bus, trolley, and subway lines can be accessed from the station, and cabs are also available to take travelers the short ride to the Penn campus.

Parking: There is discounted parking available ($7 for the first 3 hours and an additional $2/hour for each additional hour) at the parking garage, located at 40th and Walnut Streets.


We encourage you to book at Homewood Suites University City, which is within a 1-mile radius from the University of Pennsylvania campus and the Penn Dental Medicine. For booking, please use the link here, or call #215-382-1111 and request to reserve a room under the “AAOM Room Block”. Guests who book with Homewood Suites University City under our room block will receive a discounted rate of $199 for the nights of November 5th and 6th. The cut off date to make a reservation is October 15th.

To explore other accommodation options, you can visit,, or Air BNB .


For more information, contact:
Pamela Rice
Office of Continuing Education
Penn Dental Medicine

Continuing Education