Brackenridge Hall

3990 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 | View Map
Brackenridge Hall
Student Population: Upperclass
Room Type: Suite
Housing Type: On Campus Housing


  • Houses 205 students
  • Upperclass Pitt Business Living Learning Community
  • Upperclass Leadership Living Learning Community
  • Twelve floors 
  • Four- and five-person suites
  • MicroFridge in suites 
  • Private bathrooms
  • Primarily upperclass students
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wi-Fi is available in all residence halls
  • *Bathroom dimensions: 8'2" x 5'6" or 4'2" x 4'2"
  • Fire Safety—alarm and sprinkler system throughout; regularly scheduled fire drills
  • 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
  • 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

*Dimensions for standard room only—others may vary by room type

Launch Schenley Quad – Housing


Brackenridge Hall is part of the Schenley Quadrangle. It houses 205 primarily upperclass students in four- and five-person suites; there is limited availability for first-year students. Each suite features a MicroFridge and a private bathroom. There are also a few single and double rooms that do not include a MicroFridge. Laundry facilities are located in the penthouse. A resident director and and nine resident assistants are on staff for the Schenley Quadrangle. The Schenley Quadrangle Fitness Center is located in Brackenridge Hall and available to all Schenley Quadrangle residents. The Pitt Shop is on the lowest level of Brackenridge, accessible from Forbes Avenue.

Room Information

Accommodation Rate Per Term Meal Plan Required
Single - Shared Restroom $3,940 Yes
Double - Shared Restroom $3,830 Yes
Double (4 & 5 Person Suites)  $4,075 Yes
Single (4 & 5 Person Suites)  $4,075 Yes

Rates are subject to change. 

Floor Plan

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