African-American Resource Center

AARC is a resource center dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of faculty, staff, and students at the University of Pennsylvania with a particular focus on those of African descent. Any person associated with the university may use our free and confidential services as needed.

Our services include advocacy, counseling, information & referral, workshops and informational sessions, and many advertised events throughout the year. You may also email us at to inquire about our services and the wonderful programs we offer.

AARC: two people lifting up a person
entrance to the office of the African-American Resource Center

3643 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3199

Telephone Numbers
Tel: (215) 898-0104
Fax: (215) 573-9117

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