Litchfield Tower B

3990 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 | View Map
Litchfield Towers
Student Population: First Year
Room Type: Double
Housing Type: On Campus Housing, First Year Housing


  • Houses 769 students
  • Twenty-two floors
  • Mostly first-year students
  • All rooms are air-conditioned doubles
  • Vertical blinds
  • Full-length mirrors
  • Each person has two dressers—a two-drawer and a three-drawer dresser 
  • Communal bathroom/shower facilities on every floor
  • TV/study lounge on every third floor
  • Wi-Fi is available in all residence halls
  • Fire safety—alarm and sprinkler system throughout; regularly scheduled fire drills
  • 24/7 Security Coverage
  • A resident director, an assistant hall director, and 17 resident assistants are on staff
  • Access to Housekeeping and Maintenance staff 24/7, 365 days a year
  • Daily delivery of Post-Gazette, USA Today, and The Pitt News in select residence hall common areas accessible to all students
  • Basic cable television in each room/suite in residence halls and each bedroom and/or living room in apartment-style accommodations

Launch Litchfield Towers


The Litchfield Towers comprise the largest residential complex on the Pitt campus. The three towers accommodate 1,868 students in air-conditioned singles and doubles. The lobby of the three towers houses a variety of offices and facilities. These include Panther Central, the student mailroom, fitness center, laundry facilities, vending machine and e-mail kiosks. A skywalk from the lobby spans Forbes Avenue, providing convenient access to the academic buildings south of Forbes.

Tower B is the largest of the three Litchfield Towers. It houses 769 residents, primarily first-year students, in air-conditioned doubles. There are communal bathrooms and showers on each floor. A TV/study lounge is on every third floor.

Room Information

Accommodation Rate Per Term Meal Plan Required
Single $3,940 Yes
Double $3,615 Yes

Rates are subject to change. 

Floor Plan

Floors 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22 View Full Size
Typical Floors 3, 6,9, 12, 15, 18, 21 View Full Size