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General Info

Directions, parking, weather, and more.

Directions & Getting Here

The law school’s address and location of the main entrance is 3501 Sansom Street.

You may also enter using our Silverman Hall entrance on 34th Street at Chestnut.


Garage 37, located at 34th & Chestnut Streets (entrance is located on 34th St.), is the lot closest to the Law School and will be open from 8 AM -11 PM.

Parking is also available in lots throughout the Penn campus. For more information, call the Parking Office at 215.898.8667, email, or visit their website at In and out privileges are not available. Phone numbers are posted on the entrance to each garage in case the lot is closed after a late-night event.

Registration Tables/Arrival Information

General registration is located just inside the Law School’s 34th St. entrance, at 3400 Chestnut St.  Please check in to receive your Women’s Summit badge that you will keep with you and wear in order to gain entrance to all activities throughout the conference.

Please note: VIP check-in for speakers, honorees, and platinum sponsors is located just inside the Law School’s Sansom St. entrance, at 3501 Sansom St.

Coat Check/Luggage

We will have coat racks available for registrants’ use in Silverman Hall, near the 34th St. entrance to Penn Law.  We will also have non-staffed luggage storage room available within the Law School for those bringing suitcases or extra large baggage. 

Wifi Access

Women’s Summit registrants will be provided with guest wifi access free of charge throughout the Summit.

Local Weather

View the current weather forecast for Philadelphia.


Read more about the Summit on Penn Law’s Tumblr.

Panel Discussion Locations

Our panels primarily take place in two locations:

1) Silverman Hall, Room 147 (located just off of the 3400 Chestnut St. entrance to Penn Law)

2) Penn’s McNeil Center for Early American Studies (located across the street from, and slightly to the right of, Penn Law’s 3400 Chestnut St. entrance and near 34th/Sansom St.)

Distance between the two locations: 1-2 minutes on foot