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Welcome to

The Axis

Located at 36th and Chestnut near the Sheraton and Kings Court English House, Axis at Kings Court English College House is home to second through fourth-year students for the 2024-2025 academic year. Residents of this building are part of the dynamic Kings Court English College House. All rooms in Axis are single rooms with private bathrooms.

Room Types
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Single Rooms

Number Available: 130

What’s included in your room

We believe one of the most important ways to feel at home is to make sure your room is equipped with everything you need. That means giving you a foundation, but also providing the space to make your room uniquely yours; a place to call home. 


Rooms that end in the following have walk-in closets, except 601 and 604: 01; 04; 05; 06; 07; 13; 14; 19; 20; 21; 22; 24; 25; 27. All other rooms have armoires.

Rooms that end in the following have a shower stall instead of a full bathtub: 02; 03; 604; 22; 23. 

  • Bed (Twin Extra-Long 36x80x6)
  • Walk-in Closet or Armoire
  • Carpeting
  • Refrigerator + Microwave
  • Flat screen TV
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Dresser
  • Private Bathroom
House Facilities

Going Above and Beyond

Axis at Kings Court English College House boasts a variety of facilities, such as a printing center in the lobby, game room, and laundry. Like all our College Houses, there is 24/7 security and operating Information Center in the lobby of the building.  

  • Fitness Center
  • Laundry Center
  • Movie Theater
  • Game Room
  • Fully Equipped Community Kitchen
House Communities

The Axis Family

Axis at Kings Court English College House will offer a variety of opportunities for residents to engage with interests beyond the classroom setting. You will find dedicated and dynamic student leaders, faculty, and staff to support and share your College House experience.  

House Location

Mailing + Directions

Living Address

20 South 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

A Room
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Room Selection

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