Choosing Philadelphia studies Campus Philly’s audience: their connections off campus and their decisions after graduation. Based on a survey conducted from May through August, 2014, the study includes responses from 3,390 recent college graduates of 40 regional colleges and universities. Campus Philly conducted a similar study in 2010; results from both studies are compared throughout this report. The Philadelphia region is home to more than 100 degree-granting institutions and more than 300,000 students. Click here to read more.