Ballroom – William Pitt Union, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
In 1956, the then Schenley Park Hotel was sold to the University of Pittsburgh. The hotel underwent a $1 million ($8.44 million in 2013 dollars) renovations to convert it to university use. The top four floors first served as a men’s dormitory called Sche…
The William Pitt Union – University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
The William Pitt Union, built in 1898 as the Schenley Hotel, is the student union building of the University of Pittsburgh main campus and is a Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmark.