Tour The Won Institute of Graduate Studies

See our classrooms, meditation hall, and clinics

Tour The Won Institute

At the Won Institute, our mission is to provide quality graduate-level professional education and training in the practical applications of spirituality and the healing arts for the well-being of individuals and society. We offer programs in acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and Won Buddhism. Come learn more about our mission and programs and truly experience what it’s like to be at an institution that is committed to foster healing and transformation. Schedule your guided tour today – observe a class, meet faculty, speak with other students, and receive a free treatment at our student clinic. 

What to Expect on a Tour of The Won Institute

  • A guided tour of the institute – our classrooms, mediation hall, and clinics
  • Meet faculty and students – learn about their experiences and what led them to Won
  • Observe a class – see what it would be like to study here
  • Receive a free treatment – experience the healing power of acupuncture with a free treatment at our student clinic

Traveling To The Won

 

By Train

SEPTA’s Regional Rail system is a convenient and easy way to reach The Won Institute. The closest station to campus is the Glenside Station. The Glenside, Lansdale/Doylestown, Warminster and Airport rail lines stop at the Glenside Station. Trains to Glenside are available from many stations in the area, including the Philadelphia Airport, Suburban, Jefferson (formerly Market East) and 30th Street Stations in Center City Philadelphia. Use the SEPTA Trip Planner to plan your route.

The Won Institute is a 5-minute walk from Glenside Station. After getting off of the train, walk down the stairs to Easton Road. Cross the street at Glenside Avenue and Easton Road and then turn right on Easton Road. Continue along Easton Road until you reach The Won Institute at 137 S. Easton Road.

Regional Service

Amtrak provides regional/national train service through 30th Street Station in Center City Philadelphia.

From 30th Street Station, you can take SEPTA’s Regional Rail (see above), rent a car or taxi, Uber or Lyft. A taxi ride from 30th Street Station will take approximately 35 minutes.

By Bus

Megabus and Bolt Bus provide service to Philadelphia. Both have stops outside of 30th Street Station in Center City Philadelphia. Please see train directions (above) for information on getting to campus from 30th Street Station.

By Plane

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is the closest airport to The Won Institute. From the airport, you can take SEPTA Regional Rail, rent a car or take a taxi, Uber or Lyft from the airport. The cost of a car from the Airport to The Won Institute is approximately $50 one way. The drive from the airport takes approximately 45 minutes-1 hour depending on traffic.

Taking SEPTA Regional Rail from the Airport to The Won Institute: Once an hour, the Airport line travels to the Glenside Train Station.  (see “By Train” above). The train ride from the airport to Glenside takes about 60 minutes. More information is available on taking Regional Rail from the Airport. Instructions on getting from Glenside Station to campus are found in the “By Train” section.

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Check Out Our Upcoming Events

Mar
18
Mon
6:30 pmEvening Meditation- Beginner Intro
Evening Meditation- Beginner Intro
Mar 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
On-going Monday night meditation led by Daniel Appel in the meditation hall; free and open to the public; donations accepted Beginner’s instruction 6:30 to 7 followed by Sitting meditation 7 to 8 pm
6:30 pmMonday Evening Meditation@ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute
Monday Evening Meditation@ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute
Mar 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Mar
19
Tue
12:00 pmLunchtime Meditation – drop in@ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute
Lunchtime Meditation – drop in@ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute
Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunchtime Meditation - drop in @ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute | Glenside | Pennsylvania | United States
Refresh yourself and clear your mind at weekly lunchtime meditation, Tuesday and Thursdays at 12pm. Each session also includes yoga. Rev. Shino Kang and Rev. Dong will lead the Tuesday session and Dohoon Hong who is a[...]
6:00 pmTai Chi@ The Won Institute Of Graduate Studies
Tai Chi@ The Won Institute Of Graduate Studies
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tai Chi @ The Won Institute Of Graduate Studies | Glenside | Pennsylvania | United States
 
Mar
21
Thu
12:00 pmLunchtime Meditation – drop in@ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute
Lunchtime Meditation – drop in@ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunchtime Meditation - drop in @ Meditation Hall at the Won Institute | Glenside | Pennsylvania | United States
Refresh yourself and clear your mind at weekly lunchtime meditation, Tuesday and Thursdays at 12pm. Each session also includes yoga. Rev. Shino Kang and Rev. Dong will lead the Tuesday session and Dohoon Hong who is a[...]

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