Center City Colleges

Looking for apartments near universities in Center City, Philadelphia? The Lofts at Logan View define the true urban experience. The space restores the industrial details and character that originally enhanced the building as a five-story plant for the Harrington Hoist Company in 1903. Centrally located in the midst of Center City, each of our Logan Square apartments provides easy access to everything our city offers.

Nearby Universities in Philadelphia

Residents looking to start or continue their education at nearby universities in Philadelphia don’t have to look far from the Lofts at Logan View for quality, affordable education. There are a number of award-winning colleges and universities right in the heart of Center City, Philadelphia, many of which offer flexible and online formats, allowing students to pursue degrees while working, raising a family, and balancing other obligations.

One of the largest nearby universities is the Community College of Philadelphia. With more than 34,000 students, CCP provides well-rounded options for those exploring future career paths. Students can earn associate’s degrees in areas such as healthcare, business, or education or can build a set of core pre-requisites to transfer to a four-year school and continue their education. CCP is considered one of the most affordable nearby universities, making it a good fit for adult learners who have to juggle school with other financial responsibilities. The college is also just two blocks from the Lofts at Logan View, offering a quick and convenient commute that students will appreciate.

Another nearby university that’s also popular with adult students is Peirce College, a leader in online education. The school is geared toward returning students who are busy with work and family and, as such, offers fully online undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as hybrid courses with some in-class work at its Center City location. With coursework from paralegal to IT to healthcare administration, Peirce can help students with a wide range of career goals get on the path to success.

Students who have a more defined career track, such as in the arts, also have plenty of options at nearby universities in Philadelphia. The Lofts at Logan View are located near the Avenue of the Arts, so it’s fitting that some of the region’s leading arts schools, such as the Art Institute of Philadelphia and University of the Arts, are in the area.

Lofts at Logan View residents can embrace their full potential by at nearby universities in Philadelphia that both educate and empower students, no matter their educational background or career outlook. To learn more about our Center City apartment community, or to schedule a tour, contact us link to today!

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1666 Callowhill Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130

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