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Welcome to the Martin Residence Hall! The Martin Residence Hall is located on the southeast corner of 11th and Walnut Streets, conveniently located in the heart of the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital complex. The Martin Residence is not only close to the hospital and academic spaces, but very close to great restaurants, shopping and night life!

The building offers community style living (community bathrooms, lounges, and kitchens) with either a private or shared rooms. Floorplans are available for you to review. All Martin rooms are furnished for your convenience but still offer the chance for you to rearrange the furniture to customize your living space.

Students and eligible Jefferson affiliates can take advantage or our nine month contract that includes the fall term and spring term. Summer term and pre-fall terms are optional. Visiting affiliates and patient families are eligible to stay one of two floors dedicated to short-term stays.


  • Wireless internet throughout the building (provided by the university)
  • Basement lounge with large screen television, pool table, foosball table and full kitchen area
  • Piano available in the basement lounge
  • Study Solarium common area
  • Conference room (1st floor)
  • Planned social activities and events
martin_Conference_roomMartin Conference Room
martin_study_solariumMartin Solarium Study Room
MartinLounge1Martin Basement Lounge

Community Features

Martin Lobby
  • Professional front desk coverage 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • ID card entry through inner lobby doors
  • Floor lounges with cable TV and kitchenette
  • Study rooms on each floor (except for the 2nd floor)
  • Custodial service in common areas each weekday
  • Vending area
  • Coin-operated laundry facilities
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance service
  • Seven Resident Assistant (RA) live-in staff members available in the building

Room Features

Shared room
  • Air-conditioning/heat, electric and water costs included in term housing rates (cable not included)
  • One bed with mattress
  • Two hideaway rolling drawers
  • One desk with attached shelving hutch
  • One desk chair
  • One armoir with attached drawers and mirrored sliding door
  • One microfridge in each room
  • Blinds
  • Ceiling and desk light fixture
  • 210 sq. feet

* Shared rooms have double the furniture but only one microfridge.

Martin_Private_RoomPrivate room (shelves against wall not included)
martin_2nd_Floor_kitchenCommon kitchenette (stove top/microwave/refrigerator/freezer)
fileCommon bathroom
martin_tv_areaCommon kitchenette (lounge area)
fileFirst floor shared laundry (coin-operated)


- Completed in 1958

- Renovated starting in 2009, finished in 2013

- 8 stories

- 155 rooms

    * 127 private rooms

    * 28 shared rooms

- Interprofessional community: includes students from all colleges and programs

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