Housing Options

Orlowitz Hall

Welcome to the Orlowitz Residence at 1000 Walnut Street

The Orlowitz Residence is located on the southwest corner of 10th and Walnut Streets, conveniently located in the heart of the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital complex (PDF). The Orlowitz Residence is not only close to the hospital and academic spaces, but very close to great restaurants, shopping and night life!

The building offers a variety of apartments ranging from one-bedroom to three-bedroom apartments. All Orlowitz apartments are UNFURNISHED, allowing you the freedom to customize your space with your own personal touch!


  • Free Laundry
  • Wireless internet throughout the building (provided by the university)
  • Gym with equipment available to residents and their guests 24 hours a day, seven days a week (treadmills, elliptical machines, free weights, and more!)
  • Ground floor bike storage room
  • Social lounge with large screen cable television (ground floor)
  • Outdoor courtyard for relaxation and studying
  • Ground floor storage lockers
  • Planned social activities and events


(L-R) Gym 1,  Basement Lounge, Gym 2,  Front Desk

Community Features

  • Professional front desk coverage 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Intercom system between individual apartments and inner lobby doors
  • ID card entry through inner lobby doors
  • Trash cans and recycling bins on each floor
  • Free laundry facilities
  • 24-hour emergency maintenance service
  • Three Resident Assistant (RA) live-in staff members available in building
  • Residential Life Office is located on the first floor
  • Updated fire alarm and sprinkler system
Orlowitz Lobby

Apartment Features

  • Water included in rent (electric and cable not included)
  • Hard-wood floors
  • Modern kitchens
  • Refrigerator and electric oven
  • Dishwashers (only in 2 or 3 bedroom apartments)
  • Tiled bathrooms
  • Blinds
  • Microwaves (excluding units on the 19th and 20th floor)
  • Individual cable hook-up available

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

One Bedroom Apartment


(L-R) One bedroom unit, living room featured, Kitchen, one bedroom unit, bedroom featured, One bedroom with walk-in closet and bathroom

Orlowitz Bathroom
Orlowitz Laundry Room in basement