Apartments Near Philadelphia University
Founded in 1884 as the Philadelphia Textile School, Philadelphia University is now a private university with approximately 3,700 part-time and full-time students in more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Focused on connecting students with the real world infused with a liberal arts focus, programs offered include architecture, design, business, engineering, health professions, textiles, materials technology, and sustainability. Philadelphia University’s unique curriculum is dedicated to balancing classic disciplines with professional specialty training, fostering decision-making skills and employment capabilities. The university’s current job placement rate is 95 percent.
Our 1- and 2-bedroom apartments are just a 5-minute drive from Philadelphia University, and a public transportation commute of 20 minutes, putting you in the best possible location for a work, school, and life balance. While Ridgeview is a 15-minute drive from downtown Philadelphia, our rental community is also located near the Ivy Ridge R6 SEPTA Train Station and Bus Lines 27 and 9, making a public transit trip into the city a breeze.
Situated minutes from the Schuylkill Expressway as well as Routes 1 and 476, and I-95, our rental community is also surrounded by several great neighborhoods that have excellent shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities.
After teaching or attending class, our apartments near Philadelphia University offer the ideal place to kick up your feet and relax. Call us today to learn more and schedule a tour of your next new home!