Penn’s College Houses provide supportive residential communities that enable undergraduate students to experience the University’s intellectual variety and strengths outside the classroom.
Penn’s residential system is comprised of 12 undergraduate College Houses and Sansom Place. Approximately 5,500 undergraduates live on campus. The College Houses offer distinct room types, amenities, and communities—making it easy to find what’s right for you.
Although reasonably priced short-term housing near campus is in very short supply, Off-Campus Services can provide listings of hostels, student residences, bed and breakfasts, and hotels in the area.
PHOS offers extensive resources and services to eligible employees interested in moving to the greater West Philadelphia neighborhood.
Assistance and resources for Penn students, faculty, and staff who seek or currently occupy off-campus housing.
A number of campus, Center City, and airport hotels offer special rates for individuals or groups visiting Penn. The Inn at Penn, the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel, and Penn residence hall guest accommodations offer the most convenience for campus visitors.