Slippery Rock House is the last of many rooming houses located in Slippery Rock, PA. The landlord has maintained the historical character of architectural details like the unique fireplaces and the drapery-like wood carvings above the exterior window frames, providing that "at home" feeling. A rooming house is kept as a home so the costs can be kept low; students can afford good housing without mortgaging their future.
Semi-furnished private room includes:
A home-like setting where you can focus on your studies.
Many Slippery Rock University students have said that based on their research, this is the least expensive good place to live in Slippery Rock. One resident came here for a quiet place to study and concentrate when he was failing out of college. He made a couple good friends here and he brought his grades up significantly before graduating.
Each of the seven single student rooms is like an efficiency apartment with a full sized refrigerator. Students bring a microwave and there are ceiling fans in all the rooms. This home offers the best of both worlds , feeling like a home with nice people around if residents want to socialize with future leaders of our nation, and yet a totally private room in which to study in a quiet atmosphere, sleep and prepare food. The original house kitchen is modernized and provides some convenient storage for each resident's pots and pans. Residents often cook together and enjoy the kitchen as a meeting place.