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Parents’ Guide To Student Apartments Near UIUC

A home away from home, The Academy Campustown provides students with everything they need to prosper and live comfortably. Our community features deluxe amenities and each apartment is a showcase of luxury student living. Schedule a tour with us today to see how we can help make your student’s university experience an even better one.


Our roommate-matching services ease the pressure of residents having to find roommates on their own. During the application process, students can fill out a short questionnaire that will provide us with information to match them with other residents who have similar interests, lifestyle preferences, and other traits.

Fully Furnished Apartments

Forget the hassle of paying movers or spending time and money to outfit your student’s apartment with furniture. Our apartments near UIUC are fully furnished with everything students need to live comfortably. We also add lavish features in common areas to increase convenience and quality of life.

Amenities For Success

At The Academy, we believe in balancing work and play. Students can complete projects and prepare for exams in our individual and group study rooms, or work online with access to free, community-wide wi-fi. When it’s time to relax, residents can enjoy our outdoor lounge, BBQ grills, and much more.

Close To Campus

With off campus student living near UIUC, students are just steps from both downtown and campus hotspots at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, including the Illini Union, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Undergraduate Library, and much more.

Spacious Floor Plans

To help fit the lifestyle and needs of each student, we offer an array of floor plans to give your student options to choose from. This includes studio apartments, one-bedroom apartments, two-bedroom apartments, and four-bedroom apartments in a variety of spacious layouts. No matter which floor plan they choose, residents will enjoy personalizing their space to reflect their tastes and interests.

Secure Community

Sending a student away to college can fill parents with both pride and concern for their child’s safety. At The Academy, we make security a priority to give parents and residents a peace of mind. Our security features include an access-controlled apartment building and parking garage, secure bike storage, and individually keyed bedrooms.

Individual Housing Contracts

At The Academy, residents are given individual housing contracts that ensure they’re only responsible for their own monthly installments. Whether a roommate misses a payment or moves out without notice, the other residents won’t be accountable for paying the difference.

Helpful On-Site Staff

Whether your student needs a work order completed in their apartment or just has questions about the community or things to do nearby, they can depend on our friendly on-site staff to provide them with knowledgeable and timely assistance. We’re available in person, over the phone, and through our online contact form.

Pet Policies

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