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Barringer Hall


The Barringer Residence, completed in 1976, is located on the southeast corner of 10th and Walnut Streets, across the street from Orlowitz Hall and the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital complex (see the map). Accommodations in the 10-story, 138 unit complex include: 12 efficiency, 54 one bedroom, 63 two bedroom, and 9 three bedroom apartments. Floorplans are available for you to review. Units are available for persons who are disabled.

The main features of Barringer are listed below. The entire Barringer & Orlowitz Handbook (PDF) is also available.

Barringer Features

  • Professional front desk coverage 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Intercom system between individual apartments and inner lobby doors
  • Access card entry through inner lobby doors and elevators
  • Ground floor storage lockers
  • Trash chutes on each floor
  • First floor lounge with large screen cable television
  • Coinmach® Debit operated laundry facilities
  • Street level retail stores which include a convenience store, jeweler, salad shop and dry cleaner
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance service
  • Two Resident Assistants (RA's) and a professional live-in staff member  
  • Work-out equipment available to residents and their guests
    (three treadmills, 2 elliptical machines, free weights)
  • Updated fire alarm and sprinkler system

In addition, each unit features:

Modern kitchen
Refrigerator, self-cleaning electric oven, and microwaves*
Tiled bathrooms
Individual phone jacks
Individual cable hook-up available



* Please note: Amenities and style of the apartment can vary from apartment to apartment.