Penn is a pedestrian friendly environment with Locust Walk, a pedestrian street, running through the center of campus. The majority of Penn students walk to class, and a large percentage of staff and faculty who live in the area also walk to work.
Penn also offers a Walking Escort Program through its Division of Public Safety. Walking Escorts are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, between 30th to 43rd Streets and Market Street to Baltimore Avenue. Escorts are also available from 10:00am until 3:00am between 30th & 50th and Spring Garden Street to Woodland Avenue via the University’s collaboration with the University District Ambassador Program. For more information, click here.