Shadyside Apartments Near University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Whether you are pursuing a career in the medical field or just looking to live near quality healthcare, Shadyside Commons is the perfect place to reside. At Shadyside Commons, you can find affordable living and will fall in love with Pittsburgh’s vibrant East End neighborhood. Our upgraded 1- and 2-bedroom Pittsburgh apartments are located just a half-mile away from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside. UPMC employees can benefit from our Preferred Employers Program and may qualify to receive waived application fees and reduced security deposits.

Spacious Apartment Homes for UPMC Residents & Employees

Easy accessibility to highly regarded UPMC Shadyside is not the only convenience Shadyside Commons provides its residents. Enjoy updated amenities, gourmet kitchens, and elegant baths. If you work at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, our apartments are an ideal respite from the daily grind. With industrial-style features and charming elements like 18-foot cedar plank ceilings and exposed brick, you’ll love entertaining or just relaxing when you’re not on the floor. Our landscaped courtyard and striking lobby offer an impressive welcome to our community for anyone who visits. Take a look at the floor plans and availability of our 1- and 2-bedroom apartments near UPMC. Contact us today to learn more about our apartments for rent near UPMC and to schedule a tour of Shadyside Commons.

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Quality Healthcare in Shadyside, Pittsburgh

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Shadyside is a 520-bed tertiary care facility offering primary medical care as well as physician and nursing education across a broad range of specialties. The facility specializes in cardiology, oncology, gynecology, geriatrics, and more. With more than 1,000 physicians on staff, UPMC Shadyside is part of UPMC’s flagship medical entity. UPMC Shadyside has earned Magnet® status from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, which is one of the highest achievements any hospital can attain and recognizes nursing excellence, a commitment to quality patient care, and a healthy work environment. In addition, the facility participates in a number of research programs, including cancer and nursing research, making it a much sought-after destination for professionals and students alike.

More about UPMC Shadyside

Founded in 1884, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside is a Magnet-recognized nursing school and hospital that provides students the skills to become professional and specialized nurses. Dedicated to students’ abilities to balance work, family, and school, UPMC Shadyside offers two flexible-option programs for a course of study; two full-time 16-month nursing programs in the fall and spring, and one part-time program that begins each year in the fall.

Learn More About Shadyside Commons

Contact Shadyside Commons to learn more about our apartment rentals in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh! Call our leasing office at 412-200-7231 to schedule an in-person or virtual apartment tour.


    401 Amberson Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15232

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