University Avenue Barbershop
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About University Ave. Barbershop
University Ave. Barbershop was founded in 1947 by owner Jim Kooper's father after closing his San Francisco shop. University Ave. is one of the oldest barbershop in California and is one of the 10 oldest in the U.S.
Owner Jim Kooper is a third generation barber who learned the trade from his father as his father had done before him. Jim runs the most successful barbershop in California as it has been open for 68 years. Jim's team of barbers can handle Old School cuts as well as kids and something with style.
Owner Jim father, Bill Kooper stands in his San Francisco shop with the chairs that now reside in Jim's shop.
Committed to the community
Jim Kooper cutting the hair of one of his first customers in 1962