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University Commons Student Apartments in Oakland, Pittsburgh

Welcome to University Commons Apartments, a student housing hub in the heart of it all. Consisting of three distinct properties—University Commons at Dawson Street, The Lofts at University Commons, and University Commons at McKee Place—our apartments in Oakland, Pittsburgh offer everything you need to turn college years into an experience of a lifetime.

Our award-winning community is your new home away from home that allows you to enjoy exciting amenities, a variety of floor plans, and a location in the historic Oakland neighborhood. Set close to Forbes Ave and Fifth Ave, with bus stops within walking distance, reaching PITT’s campus, university buildings, and the Cathedral of Learning will only take you minutes. This is also true for plenty of entertainment and retail destinations nearby like the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Forbes Street Market, and all the local food spots. And if you need to venture outside the city, our fast access to I-376, I-579, and other highways ensures smooth commutes virtually anywhere you need to be.

Living alone or moving in with roommates is a possibility, thanks to the wide range of layouts we offer. Our Oakland, Pittsburgh apartments span from studios to five-bedroom units, and each of them includes hardwood floors, ample closets, fully equipped kitchens with dishwashers, and cable connections. More than this, there’s a lush courtyard where you can relax after class, as well as quarterly resident-oriented events that help you befriend your neighbors. Plus, any mishap and chore can be dealt with in a timely fashion thanks to our on-site maintenance and management team.

Give us a call and decide which apartment near the University of Pittsburgh will be yours!

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