Swarthmore College Internship Housing

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Picture of Swarthmore campus
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Picture of Wharton Residential Hall
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Picture of residential room
Tennis Court
Tennis Court
Train Station
Train Station
Town of Swarthmore
Town of Swarthmore
Swarthmore College
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

Swarthmore College, founded in 1864 by members of the Religious Society of Friends as a co-educational institution, occupies a campus of 425 acres of The Scott Arboretum and is adjacent to the Borough of Swarthmore in Delaware County, Pa. 

The Borough of Swarthmore is a residential suburb within half an hour's commuting distance of Philadelphia. Campus residents are able to enjoy both the advantages of nearby rural settings and the opportunities offered by Philadelphia. 

who can stay here?

Traveling Nurses

nearby transportation


intern housing availability

Minimum Length of Stay: 4 weeks
First Check In: June 1, 2022
Last Check Out: August 3, 2022

housing options


  • $350/week for stays of 4 - 6 weeks 
  • $320/week for stays of 7 - 9 weeks 


  • Shared kitchen with a refrigerator, microwave, and sink. Kitchen does not include kitchenware.  
  • Lounge areas
  • Free Laundry

Sleeping Room

  • Extra-long twin bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Closet
  • Dresser
  • Controlled air conditioning
  • Free WiFi


  • Free on-site parking
  • Swarthmore Public Safety provides 24-hour campus security.
  • Mail service
  • For an additional fee, you can also take advantage of our on-site fitness center and dining hall.
  • Access to ample green space, The Scott Arboretum, hiking trails, and outdoor tennis courts

Due to COVID-19, you may be required to show proof of full vaccination and wear a mask inside buildings.  You will not be required to wear a mask inside your sleeping room.

Residence Types:
  • Residence Halls

  • Bathroom Types:
  • Shared

  • on-site amenities

    things to do around Swarthmore

    You are within walking distance to:

    SEPTA Regional Rail line to Philadelphia 

    The Scott Arboretum

    Downtown Swarthmore with its unique shops, restaurants, and library.

    Farmers Market Saturdays

    Swarthmore Walks and Trails


    payment methods

    Certified Cheque
    Credit Card


    Age 18+
    Gov. Issued I.D.
    Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination
    Proof of Enrollment
    Proof of Internship

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