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Van Rensselaer Hall

3320 Powelton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Front Desk Phone: 215-571-3068

For resident mailing address, please refer to the MAIL section of Housing Services.


  • Each suite has a kitchen with full sized refrigerator, sink, oven and stove; and bathroom.
  • There are two elevators in the building.
  • The basement houses a large laundry facility with Free Play washers and dryers.
  • The top floor of Van R has a study/social lounge with sweeping views of the city.
  • Ping pong and pool tables, vending machines and bike storage area can be found in the basement.
  • The Van R Living Room, used for various events, has a balcony with tables and chairs for studying.
  • Each resident is provided a desk, desk chair, wardrobe, dresser and a bunkable extra-long twin bed.
  • Common area includes a sofa, 2 chairs, and coffee table.
    • Self-regulating heating/air conditioning unit for entire suite.
    • Carpet floors in the bedrooms and common areas.

Floor Plans:

Van Rensselaer Hall - 4 Person Suite

Approximately 700 Square Feet. Actual layout varies from suite to suite.