The University owns several hundred affordable and well-maintained apartments that are available to undergraduate students and graduate students. Additionally, faculty can rent units at the College Gardens Apartment Complex. All University-owned apartments are unfurnished and range from efficiencies to three-bedroom units.

If you have any questions, you may contact our office at 412-624-6998 or

University-owned apartments are not considered on-campus housing and are administrated via a formal lease requiring monthly payments. Any students living in University-owned apartments may purchase a meal plan but are not required to do so.

Apartments are available at:


Available Units lease term now to July 31, 2018

  • 5820 Elwood St., Two-Bedroom/One-Bath - $1,178.00 (College Gardens)
  • 5820 Elwood St., Two-Bedroom/One-Bath - $1,178.00 (College Gardens)
  • 5831 Walnut St., Three-Bedroom/Two- Bath - $1,459.00 (College Gardens)
  • 5830 Elwood St., Three-Bedroom/Two-Bath - $1,459.00 (College Gardens)
  • 141 N. Dithridge St., Two-Bedroom/Two-Bath - $1,224.00 (Graduate Students Only)(Mayflower Apartments)

Availabe Units:  February 1, 2018 to May 31, 2018.

  • Darragh Street Apartments Style B - One Bedroom - $1,165.00 (Medical, Dental, Health Related Field or Graduate Level Only)


The University of Pittsburgh is currently preparing lease renewal documentation for existing tenants.  We anticipate this information will be completed on or about the end of February.  At that time any available apartment units will be listed on this page and students will have the ability to schedule appointment to view units. 

Please continue to check our website frequently for updates.