Du Bois College House as seen through the trees

One of four Superblock low rises, that recall the original scheme of the 1963 master plan for low rise quadrangles, but planned more with an eye toward modern housing projects than traditional academic quadrangles. The shift to brick was intended to link the complex to the surrounding community.

Du Bois College House, W.E.B. Location

Address
3900 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19104

Du Bois College House, W.E.B.

Building Code:
115
Gross Area (sq. ft.):
88,417
Year Built:
1971
Floors:
5
Architect:
Eshback, Pullinger, Stevens, Bruder
Other Name:
DUBS, W. E. B. Du Bois Residence Center, Du Bois House, Low Rise North
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Area Manager:
Jeff Hoepfl
hoepfl@upenn.edu
215-898-6878
Building Manager:
Michelle Majeski
mmajeski@upenn.edu
215-573-4592