To help patients,visitors and staff stay safe outside of the hospital, HUP Security offers escorts to the parking garages and streets surrounding the hospital. Call 215-662-COPS (2677).
For areas beyond that, Penn Walking Escorts are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, between 43rd and 30th Streets, and Market Street to Baltimore Avenue. Escorts are also available from 10 am until 3 am between 50th and 30th Streets and Spring Garden Street to Woodland Avenue via the University’s partnership with the University District Ambassador Program.
To request a Penn Walking Escort:
- Ask any Public Safety Officer on patrol or inside a building.
- Call 215-898-WALK(9255) or 511 from Penn campus phone.
- Use one of the many building and blue-light ephones located on and off Penn’s campus.
In addition, Penn Transit Services provide mobile escort services for all members of the Penn community, from 6 pm to 3 am daily, operating within the following boundaries: 20th to 50th Streets, between Spring Garden Street and Woodland Avenue. Call 215-898-RIDE (7433).