Mark A. Nordenberg Hall



111 University Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15260


  • Houses 559 men and women
  • 8 Floors of Living Accommodations
  • ADA accommodations
  • TVs, Room Refrigerators and Microwaves in all Rooms
  • Fully Air Conditioned in all Rooms
  • Communal Showers on each Wing
  • Lounges on each Wing
  • Large Fitness Center
  • Laundry Rooms on every Floor
  • Print Station
  • 2- Music Booths on 3rd Floor
  • 3rd Floor Patio Area
  • Student Mailroom
  • Indoor Bike Lockers
  • Wireless Network
  • The Wellness Center on the 2nd floor
  • University Pharmacy
  • 24/7 Security Coverage
  • Access to Housekeeping and Maintenance staff 24/7, 365 days a year
  • Access to daily delivery of the Post-gazette, USA today and The Pitt News in select Residence Hall common areas accessible to all students


Mark A. Nordenberg Hall

Mark A. Nordenberg Hall is our newest residence hall, housing 559 first-year men and women in air-conditioned doubles and triples. Each floor offers two large lounge areas, two smaller study lounges, communal bathrooms, and a laundry room. Special building features include a fitness center, two music practice rooms, a print station, and wireless Internet throughout the building. The Wellness Center, consisting of Student Health and Counseling, will be located on the second floor of the building. Retail space and the University pharmacy are located on the first floor, which is accessible from Fifth Avenue. A resident director, a program coordinator, and 16 resident assistants are on staff in Mark A. Nordenberg Hall.

Basic cable television is provided in each room/suite in every residence hall and each bedroom and/or living room in every apartment-style accommodation.

Each residence hall room and apartment-style living bedroom is equipped with an Ethernet connection that links you directly to the University network and the Internet.


Room Dimensions


17’ x 11’

25’ x 11’


Room Rates** per Semester; per student
Triple: $3,450
Double :$3,650
** Room rates are subject to change.


Floor 3

Floors 4-10



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Did You Know?

On October 26, 2012, the University of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees passed a resolution at its meeting to name a new residence hall the Mark A. Nordenberg Hall in addition to announcing the establishment of the Mark A. Nordenberg Scholarship Fund for undergraduate students. The surprise proclamations recognized the Chancellor for his continued leadership of the University.