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Even the most charming and well-equipped home would be nothing without a coveted address. At University Commons, you benefit from living in the heart of historic Oakland, where walkability and urban convenience are at the forefront. Make one of our apartments in Pittsburgh, PA, your new student residence and enjoy all this, plus more.


Apartments near University of Pittsburgh

Get ready to dive into a bustling urban site brimming with opportunities. Pamela’s Diner and Thirsty Scholar Bar & Grille will become your favorite spots to hang out with the squad. For those seeking to clear their mind after an exam, nothing will be more delightful than strolling through Schenley Park’s Phipps Botanical Gardens, especially since they are 4 minutes away from home. Pittsburg Zoo & PPG Aquarium is also there should you want to learn more about the wildlife. Don’t forget to indulge in retail therapy at Craig Center and restock your fridge at ALDI — you’ve earned it.

Reaching any part of the city, including Downtown Pittsburgh, is effortless thanks to the easy access to public transportation and US-30. You can, of course, opt to benefit from our dedicated Walnut shuttle service that will get you to class in no time. And speaking of our thoughtful services, living in one of our three University Commons buildings means being taken care of 24/7 by a dedicated management team. No matter the issue, we are there to help you out with round-the-clock maintenance, on-site laundry facilities, and more.

Coming home to your Oakland apartment after a full day out and about is a treat since fully equipped kitchens, snug bedrooms with large closets, and cable await you there. Sounds good? Stop by for a tour at 308 McKee Place in Pittsburgh, PA 15213. We’d love to meet you!