La Salle University, founded in 1863, is a private Roman Catholic university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has over 4,300 undergraduate students and small class sizes. Its students are made to feel at home from “Day ONE”, the school’s orientation program that helps its incoming freshmen build & maintain new and healthy interactions. They can take part in any of its 100+ student organizations, volunteering & service opportunities or participate in intramurals or club sports. The La Salle Explorers also have a great basketball tradition; games against Saint Joseph’s university in particular, keeping its supporters at the edge of their seat. They can also soak in the historic landmarks & arts of the surrounding city, while grabbing a Philly cheese steak on the way. Notable La Salle alumni include stage & film actress Jessica Barth and sportswriter Gary Smith. The university offers an affordable education on an inviting campus.