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200 student athletes move into Bridge on Forbes

Pitt has leased 87 of the Bridge on Forbes’ 197 luxury apartments, creating a “master lease” for student athletes.

By Nicole Marzzacco, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

The newly opened Bridge on Forbes could easily be mistaken for a hotel, with tall glass windows, bright yellow lights and a lounge furnished with couches and large wooden tables.

Pitt introduces new housing option

The Bridge on Forbes in West Oakland is currently still under construction.

By Joanna Li, News Editor

February 5, 2019

Beginning this August, students will have another off-campus housing option. Last week, Pitt approved a three-year lease for up to 230 students to be housed in 87 apartments inside The Bridge on Forbes, a new upscale apartment complex that is still under construction in West Oakland.

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