What to Know Before Renting Student Housing at University of Florida Alone

by | Jun 25, 2021 | Student Housing Center

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Right now is a great time for University of Florida students to work on their newest assignment for the upcoming school year- securing safe, comfortable, convenient housing close by the University of Florida campus.

When searching for student apartments near University of Florida campus, there are a few options available for off-campus housing. Some good research into housing opportunities should be undertaken to be sure that the Student Apartments Near University of Florida campus are suited to the tastes and wants the student feels about the apartment complex as a whole.

In the apartment units themselves, renters should look for:

  • 1 to 4-bedroom floor plans (fly solo, or live with friends!)
  • Fully furnished (makes moving in quick and easy)
  • Single bedrooms with all private bathrooms
  • Internet included
  • Walk-in closets
  • In-unit laundry
  • Available balconies and patios

Progressive apartment communities will provide amenity upgrades, enhanced internet speed, and will provide new counter tops and cabinets in the kitchen and the bathrooms.

15616702_xxl-656x369Once the student gets settled in nicely in their new “digs”, it would be a great time to tool around the apartment complex to see what amenities are offered. Really attractive apartment communities will feature the following amenities:

  • On-site management
  • Key fob community access
  • Resort-style pool
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Media lounge with gaming and TVs
  • Social events for residents and visitors
  • RTS bus service to campus every 15 minutes
  • Ideal 13th Street location

One apartment complex, Alight Gainesville, offers all this and much more. To get more information, including rental rates, availability, move-in information, and any specials that may be available, check them out their website.