Litchfield Tower C

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


  • Houses 435 students
  • Sixteen floors
  • Houses both first-year and upper-class students 
  • Air-conditioned singles only
  • 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
  • Wi-Fi is available in all residence halls

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 machines, and Common Grounds coffee cart. Market Central made-to-order dining is located on the lower level, as well as Market To-Go (take-out),and Quick Zone. A skywalk from the lobby spans Forbes Avenue, providing convenient access to the academic buildings south of Forbes.

Tower C houses 435 students. There are communal bathrooms and showers on each floor. A TV/study lounge is on every third floor.

Room Information

Rooms are approximately 17' x 6.5'. A space that is sectioned off from the rest of the room serves as closet space. It is open and does not have a door or curtain. The closets are approximately 4' x 2.5' and have wire frame shelves. Three shelves are approximately 2' x 1.25' and one shelf is approximately 3.25' x 1.25'.

Room Rates* per Semester
Single: $3,665
* Room rates are subject to change.

Floor Plan

Floors 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16 View Full Size
Floors 3, 6, 9, 12, 15 View Full Size