Housing Options

Martin Hall

Welcome to the Martin Residence Hall at 201 South 11th Street 

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 (PDFP. 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 a private room. There are also private rooms with a private bathroom. All Martin rooms are furnished for your convenience but still offer the chance for you to rearrange the furniture to customize your living space.


  • Free Laundry 
  • Wireless internet throughout the building (provided by the university)
  • Basement lounge with large screen television, ping pong, pool table, foosball table and full kitchen area
  • Piano available in the basement lounge
  • Study Solarium common area
  • Different resources available to check out at the front desk (board games, expo markers, outdoor games, pool table accessories, etc.)
  • Conference room (1st floor)
  • Planned social activities and events


(L-R) Study Room, Lounge, Conference Room, Laundry

Community Features

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

Room Features

  • 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


(L-R) Private Room , Common kitchene 1 and  2, Common bathroom