The University offers a variety of living options for graduate and professional students. On campus, Penn offers apartments designed for single, double, or married occupancy in fully-furnished, high-rise residences, featuring conveniences such as central air conditioning, a parking garage, shops, and laundry facilities. On-campus residence combines the privacy of apartment-style living with facilities and programming to foster a sense of community. More information can be obtained from the University’s Office of Residential Living. For information regarding Graduate Associate positions available in Penn’s college houses, please vist the University’s web site for College Houses and Academic Services.
The Philadelphia area offers a range of possibilities for off-campus. With a cost of living surprisingly low in comparison to other major U.S. cities, apartments and houses can be found for any budget within commuting distance of the University. More information on the University’s off-campus housing options is available through the University’s Office of Off-Campus Living.