Quirk Hall will not be available for the 2020-2021 Housing Selection Process

This campus house is named for Thomas K. Quirk, a faculty member at the University. This house was acquired from the Old Gerhard Estate in September 1948.


Students may choose from the following meal plan options: Unlimited Access Plan, 12-meals-per-week Plan, or 10-meals-per-week Plan.

**Quirk does not offer air-conditioning. Students assigned to Quirk may bring window and/or floor fans. Individual air-conditioning units (window, portable, freestanding) are not permitted. Any air-conditioning units found in student rooms will be confiscated.

Life In Quirk 

Quirk Hall offers many students close proximity to central campus in a unique campus house-style community. The three-story building is a converted mansion, which adds to its unique charm for students and a large community space is available for programs and studying.

A Hawk Perspective

"I really like being close to everything on campus and being near everyone." - Paul

Quirk Hall

2449 Cardinal Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131

View on the Campus Map

Capacity: 31 residents

Variety of room configurations (singles, doubles, & triples)

Each room has the following furniture (1 per resident in room):

  • Bed (standard twin)
  • Desk & Chair
  • Closet and/or wardrobe with built in dresser

Floor Plans