The Penn State Abington Off-Campus Housing Reference Guide is designed to supply Penn State Abington students with information on apartments and rentals in the surrounding area. This information is provided to the Abington College as a resource only. The University does not promote or investigate these facilities. Interested persons should thoroughly investigate each opportunity before entering into an agreement with a lessor.
Below are links to different listing with additional online housing listings in the area. Craigslist has a feature to search using a map of the area. This will help to keep you stay within a reasonable distance of campus if you do not have your own car.
For any housing search site or online classifies search for Abington, PA ; Willow Grove, PA ; or Jenkintown, PA. These are areas near and around the campus.
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Best of the Web - http://local.botw.org/Pennsylvania/Abington/
If you are interested in finding a roommate, we use Facebook for that purpose. It is a place to meet and message each other.
If you are a property manager of an apartment complex and wish to be added to our listing, please email Dan Kim at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the following information: Name of Apartment, Address, Phone, Website, Email, Brief description (No more than 200 words), Directions and distance to campus.
Bell Elkins Park
1235 Ashbourne Road
Elkins Park, PA. 19027
Description: Short Term lease also available
Directions: Turn right onto Woodland Rd, Right onto Valley Rd, Turn left onto Susquehanna (PA-2017), Turn right onto Washington Ln go straight for 1.2 miles, Turn left onto Greenwood Ave (Pennsylvania 2021), Slight right onto Jenkintown Road (PA-2021) and go straight for 1.2 miles, Slight left onto Township Line Rd. (PA-73 E), Take the 1st right onto New 2nd St. (PA-2060), Turn right onto Ashbourne Rd. Destination will be on the right (4.9 miles total)
Blair Mill Village
3855 Blair Mill Road
Horsham, PA. 19044
Description: Security Deposit: 1 Month Rent. Discover what you have been missing! Blair Mill Village East offers spacious one and two bedroom apartments situated on 55 beautiful landscaped acres. Balconies, patios, central air, gas heat, closets galore along with a dog park, pool and tot lots are some of the amenities you will find here at Blair Mill Village East with on site management and maintenance. Cats and dogs welcome! Breed restrictions apply, call for details.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N, Continue straightt onto Easton Rd, Slight right onto PA-263 N/York Rd, Turn left onto Horsham Rd, Turn right onto Blair Mill Rd. Destination will be on the right (5.7 miles away)
363 York Road
Willow Grove PA 19090
Campus provided shuttle service available
Description: Price:$695 per person per month. Security Deposit: $500 per person. Term of Lease: 10 and 12 month lease options. 4 Bedroom Suite Style Loft Apartment (individual bedrooms). All Utilities Included, Penn State Abington Student Only Facility, Fully Furnished, Private Bedrooms, 55” HD Flat Screen TV in every Apt
Directions: Approximately 2.5 miles from campus north on York Road next to the GIANT Supermarket
Extended Stay America - Philadelphia - Horsham - Welsh Rd.
114 Welsh Rd.
Horsham, PA 19044
T: 215. 784.9045 | F: 215.784.9039
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd 0.5 mi, Take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N/Old York Rd, Turn left onto E Moreland Rd, Continue onto PA-63 W/Welsh Rd. Destination will be on the right. (4 miles total)
Fox Chase Place
7930 Barnes Street
Philadelphia, PA. 19111
Description: This Complex is located near Campus Shuttle Stop.
Directions: Turn right onto Woodland Rd, Slight right onto Valley Rd, Turn left onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017)
Turn left to stay on Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017), Turn right onto Huntingdon Pike (PA-232 S), Turn right onto Loney St, Take the 1st left onto Barnes St. Destination will be on the right. (4 Miles total)
The Galman Group
261 Old York Rd # 110
Jenkintown, PA 19046
Description: This is a property management company that manages several of apartments in the area. Through their site you can find the apartments they are in charge of and their contact information.
Directions: Turn right onto Woodland Rd, Slight right onto Valley Rd, Turn left onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017),
Turn right onto Washington Ln, Turn left onto Greenwood Ave (PA 2021), Turn right in to complex, Stay to the right and enter the Pavilion Center. Destination will be on the left inside the building. (2 mile total)
40 W. Mt. Carmel Avenue
Glenside, PA. 19038
Description: Located in Montgomery County, you will find that Glenside House is convenient to everything! Shopping, restaurants and public transportation, such as, SEPTA are within walking distance. Just a short trip from Willow Grove Mall, Wal-Mart, Pathmark, Aldi, and other stores. Tour one of our apartment homes and you'll see why living here is an experience…Live the lifestyle and celebrate the location of Glenside House, an apartment community professionally managed by Scully Company. Managing Communities people are proud to call home.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn right onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017), Turn left onto Highland Ave, Turn right onto Mt Carmel Ave. Destination will be on the left. (3.2 miles total)
1050 Tyson Ave.
Roslyn, PA. 19001
Description: Security Deposit: 1 Month Rent
Directions: Left to Rt. 611 S. Second Light make Right onto Susquehanna Road. Fourth Light make Left to Easton Road. Travel approx ¼ mile-Hillside Terrace on Right. Total: Approx 1.2 miles
537 Dresher Road
Horsham, PA 19044
Description: Prices: $799-$999
Month-to-Month, 3 month, no security deposit, no credit check, all amenities, pet friendly
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N/Old York Rd, Turn left onto E Moreland Rd, Continue onto PA-63 W/Welsh Rd, Turn right onto Dresher Rd. Destination will be on the right. (5.4 miles total)
2501 Maryland Road
Willow Grove, PA. 19090
Description: Jamestown Village is a commuter's dream! An oasis of colonial grace and charm, we are located in Willow Grove, Montgomery County but, close to Bucks County. Mature landscaping surrounds our garden style apartment homes providing serenity and privacy from urban bustle. Yet, getting to work is made effortless by our easy access to the PA Turnpike, Routes 611, 63, & 463. Great shopping, dining, and recreational facilities are just around the corner. The Upper Moreland School District is top-notch and provides bus pickup. Once at home after your busy day, you can unwind in one of our spacious apartments. Outdoor relaxation includes a pool and playground, where it is easy to meet your neighbors and make new friends. We have the location that is both convenient and comfortable! Call or come by to learn more about the advantages of the Jamestown Village lifestyle.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N go straight for 1.9 mi, Continue straight onto PA-611 N/Easton Rd for 1.4 mi, Turn left onto Maryland Rd. Destination will be on the left. (4 miles total)
Lynnewood Garden Apartments
7771 Washington Lane
Elkins Park, PA 19027
Apartment provided shuttle service available
Description: Free heat, hot water and cold water, sewer and trash. We have shuttle service to the campus and offer student discounts of 5% off monthly rents on a 12 month lease or 10 month leases without additional fees. Also, free application fees for all students and co-signers. Check out our Student Resource. Hours: MWF 9-6, TW 9-730, Sunday 10-5, closed Saturday,
Directions: Washington Ln 1.7 miles, slight L. on Old York Rd. 1.9 miles, R. on Woodland .4 miles Approx Miles: 4.0
213 Maple Ave
Horsham, PA 19044
Description: Prices: $595-$1125. 24 hour staff, heat and hot water included
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N go straight for 1.9 mi, Continue straight onto PA-611 N/Easton Rd for 3.5 mi, Turn right onto Maple Ave. Destination will be on the right. (5.9 mile total)
1700 Huntingdon Pike
Huntingdon Valley , PA. 19006
Description: Meadowbrook features garden style apartment homes with spacious floor plans and luxury resort-style amenities on a sprawling 103 acre site that includes an 18-hole executive golf course. Meadowbrook is conveniently located 7 minutes, 3 miles from Penn State’s Abington Campus. Meadowbrook is a short walk from both Meadowbrook and Bethayres SEPTA commuter rail stations offering direct access to Center City Philadelphia, Trenton and surrounding region. Rents start at $1080 per month – with a low refundable security deposit of $500. Security deposit for students will be $250 We offer August to May leases, but they can do a full year if they are interested
Directions: Turn right onto Woodland Rd, Sharp left onto Valley Rd then go straight for 1.8 mi, Turn right onto Welsh Rd (PA-63 E), Turn right onto Huntingdon Pike (PA-232 S). Destination will be on the right. (4 miles total)
1643 Old York Road
Abington, PA 19001
Campus provided shuttle service available
Description: Shuttle Bus provided, rents only to Penn State Abington students. Two types of apartments available: 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom shares between two residents, approximately 850 square feet. 2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom, shared between four residents, approximately 1,000 square feet. Pricing $600 - $650 per student per month. All apartments are fully furnished.
Utilities Included - Electric, WI-FI, parking and water/sewer. (Not Included - Cable TV). On-site laundry and Key-card access
Directions: Left onto Woodland Road, Right onto Old York Rd (611 N.) .8 miles, Left on Woodland Rd .4 miles Approx Miles: 1.2
Overlook Hills Apartments
1569 Edge Hill Rd.
Abington, PA 19001
Description: Overlook Apartments is located in prestigious Abington Township. Overlook offers the convenience of nearby shopping and restaurants without the congestion of the city. Overlook provides peaceful apartments that provide the comforts and amenities you want in your home, that include air conditioning, 24-hour maintenance and laundry facilities and parking on-site. Overlook is a comfortable community with only 32 units close to public transportation, shopping, major highways, and restaurants, Abington Hospital, Penn State Campus.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Take the 1st right onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn left onto Welsh Rd (PA-63 W),
Take the 3rd left onto Edge Hill Rd (PA-2034). Destination will be on the left. (1.6 miles total)
Penn Weldy Apartments
1300 Pennsylvania Ave.
Oreland, PA. 19075
Description: Penn Weldy Apartments is a suburban, garden-style community situated among single family homes in Oreland, Pennsylvania. We offer spacious two bedroom apartment homes with open kitchens and large closets. Come home to Penn Weldy and enjoy an affordable and comfortable lifestyle. Enjoy shopping, dining and the commuter train all within walking distance to Penn Weldy. In addition, our location provides easy access to Route 309, the PA Turnpike and other major thoroughfares. By merely stepping outside your door, you can have it all!
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn right onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017), Turn left onto Edge Hill Rd (PA-2034), Turn right onto Jenkintown Rd, Take the 1st left onto Edge Hill Rd, Take the 3rd right onto Mt. Carmel Ave (Pennsylvania 2027). Turn left to stay on Mt. Carmel Ave (Pennsylvania 2027). Destination will be on the left.
1001 Easton Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Apartment provided shuttle service available
Description: Regency Towers- suburban living with an all-inclusive, luxury lifestyle. Here you can pamper yourself with our hotel-style amenity package: our health club features a brand new state-of-the-art techno gym with touch screen equipment, weekly fitness classes, resort-style swimming pool, sundeck and tennis courts. Later in the evening you can catch a flick on movie night and enjoy a game of bingo. Resident amenities include a complimentary continental breakfast, and our community shuttle that takes you to the area’s top destinations. With daily shuttle service to the Willow Grove train station and easy access to route 611 and the PA Turnpike commuting is a breeze. Our shuttle does not stop there; we have weekly excursions to the Willow Grove Mall, King of Prussia Mall, Center City Philadelphia, the Kimmel Center, Atlantic City and more. This property is surrounded by a variety of great neighborhoods. Our supreme location adjacent to Regency Square Shops offers convenient shopping and dining right next door to your home. With the Bonefish Grill and Ooka Japanese Steak House, gourmet dining experiences are just steps away. Convenience does not stop there; Regency Towers has an on-site hair salon, massage and physical therapy and in-home healthcare facility, all located within the building’s premises.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N, Continue straight onto Easton Rd. Destination will be on the right. (3.2 miles)
2223 Florey Ln.
Roslyn, PA 19001
Description: Rosedale Court offers completely renovated apartments with new modern kitchens and bathrooms along with amenities that include air conditioning, 24-hour maintenance and laundry facilities and parking on-site. Rosedale is a close-knit community of 77 gracious garden apartments close to public transportation, shopping, major highways, and restaurants, Abington Hospital, Penn State Campus.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn right onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017), Turn left onto Edge Hill Rd (PA-2034), Slight left onto Easton Rd, Take the 1st left onto Florey Ln. Destination will be on the left. (1.9 miles)
Rosemore Garden Apartments
218 N Easton Rd
Glenside, PA 19038
Description: Rosemore Gardens Apartments is perfect for a relaxed, hometown lifestyle and is located in the excellent Abington School District. Centrally located in the business district of Glenside and Keswick Village, you can visit retail shops and restaurants all within walking distance. Center City, Philadelphia is just a short trip using public transportation, the train or take Pennsylvania Turnpike which is just minutes away! Located near Arcadia University, lifestyle and convenience converge here. Rosemore Gardens Apartments offers junior one bedroom, one and two bedroom floor plans with newly renovated apartments. You can entertain your family and guests in your spacious living and dining area. Select apartment homes feature individual entrances. Live the lifestyle and celebrate the location of Rosemore Gardens Apartments, suburbia at its best! Rosemore Gardens Apartments is an apartment community professionally managed by Scully Company.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn right onto Susquehanna (PA-2017), Turn left onto Edge Hill Rd (PA-2034), Slight left onto Easton Rd. Destination will be on the right. (3 mile total)
The Towers at Wyncote
8440 Limekiln Pike
Wyncote, PA 19095
Description: The Towers at Wyncote apartments offers second to none services like designer kitchen and baths, personal washer and dryers, an outdoor swimming pool, and an 8,000 square foot athletic club with indoor basketball and racquetball and outdoor tennis courts. With our convenient location, commuting to Philadelphia and New Jersey or throughout Montgomery, Bucks and Delaware counties is easy. We also provide courtesy private shuttle services to area train stations.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn right onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017),
Turn left onto Highland Ave, Continue onto Rices Mill Rd, Slight right onto PA-2054/Greenwood Ave, Continue to follow Greenwood Ave, Take the 1st left onto PA-309 S (signs for Pennsylvania 309 S). Destination will be on the right. (4.1 miles total)
The Woods Apartments
1410 E. Butler Pike
Ambler PA 19002
Description: Security Deposit $200 1, 2, and 2 bedroom 2 baths apts. available Term of Lease: 1 year Short Term Lease also available
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto Huntingdon Rd, Turn right onto Susquehanna Rd (PA-2017) go straight for 5.9 mi, Turn right onto E Butler Pike. Destination will be on the left. (6.8 miles total)
3100 Terwood Road (corner York & Terwood)
Willow Grove, PA. 19090
Description: Find the perfect home that suits your lifestyle when you visit Westbury Apartments in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania. We offer well-appointed one- and two-bedroom apartments at affordable rates. Conveniently located near local transportation, the turnpike, and shopping, Westbury Apartments is a great choice for young couples, families, and working professionals. Contact us today to learn more about our apartments for rent or to schedule a tour.
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Take the 2nd right onto PA-611 N, Continue straight onto Easton Rd, Slight right onto York Rd, Turn right onto Ternwood Rd (PA-2033). Destination will be on the right. (3.5 miles total)
York North Apts.
1320 Somerville Ave.
Philadelphia, PA. 19141
Just off Old York Road (Broad St)
Directions: Turn left onto Woodland Rd, Turn left onto PA-611 S/Old York Rd, Slight right onto Old York Rd, Turn left onto W 65th Ave, Take the 1st right onto N Broad St, Turn left onto W Somerville Ave
The Penn State Abington Off-Campus Housing Information provides Penn State Abington students with information on apartments and rentals in the area. This information is provided as a resource only. Penn State University does not solicit, select, promote, or investigate these facilities. The University assumes no responsibility or liability for the personal safety of student renters, loss or damage to personal property, or the arbitration of disputes between students and property owner. Interested persons should thoroughly investigate each opportunity before entering into an agreement with a leaser.
Dan Kim, the Off Campus Housing Coordinator is available to answer any questions on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from noon until 5:00pm. Any messages left after 5:00pm on Friday will be returned the following Wednesday.
If you need assistance on Monday or Tuesday please contact Tracy Reed, the Assistant Director of Student Life, at email@example.com or call 215-881-7508.