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As someone in college, you're smart enough to know that randomly choosing an apartment from a lengthy list of places is far from the best way to pick your new home. At, we agree with you. Because of this, we've compiled the tools and information you need to make actual informed decisions when it comes to picking UNF apartments. Don't assume you'll just find a place that works; instead, trust our team of local residents and experts to guide you in the right direction. With our help, you'll learn all there is to know about apartments near UNF, so finding the best one won't be hard.

The Experts on Apartments near UNF

You go to class for insight from experts; that's why you come here as well. At the capabilities of our team are even more impressive than the tools they've created. These folks are local residents, but they have dedicated their time and effort to learning everything about UNF apartments. In fact, they can answer any question and address any concern you might have. These responses are published weekly, in an FAQ sections that now tops 340 answers. The team also makes a point to check out almost all the apartments near UNF so they stay on top of the latest developments. Whatever you need -- a question answered, a tour scheduled, or something else -- you can trust that we will be here for you.

Most Frequently Asked Questions

How can I sign a UNF apartment lease during COVID-19?

Most of apartment offices near UNF are open for emails and calls during COVID-19. July 2020 update: Many leasing offices in the UNF area are now open to the public. Before your visit, give the leasing team a quick call to verify open hours and ask about policies on masks and the number of visitors for tours. If you're not ready to tour in person yet, the team in the office ready to take you on a virtual tour via FaceTime, Skype, or similar video conferencing options. When you're ready to apply and sign your lease for Fall 2020, the apartments will provide online options for filling out the documents.

When should I sign my lease for Fall move-in at UNF apartments?

Apartments in the UNF area will help you reserve your space for August move-in up to 12-months in advance. If you start your search earlier in the season, you should be find a lot of availability for your favorite floor plans at the best rates. We'd recommend starting to search around in January, and aiming to sign a lease before school lets out for the summer semester. If you find the apartment of your dreams earlier than that, go ahead and lock it in!

What questions should I ask while touring apartments near UNF?

You'll want to ask good questions about what is included in the monthly rent like utilities, cable/internet, pet rent, furniture, etc. We'd recommend keeping notes on each apartment's answers to these questions so you can easily compare when it is time to make a final decision. Our best tip for touring is to take photos of your favorite floor plans and features on your phone so you can share with your future roommates or parents.

As a student at UNF, what apartments can I live in?

The University of North Florida does not have a ton of the typical off-campus student housing options we see in college markets. If you're looking to live off campus, you'll likely be in an apartment community that is a mix of students and professionals. The good news is, a lot of the apartments near UNF will allow students to sign a lease with an approved guarantor. In other words, they won't expect you to pass income and credit checks. You'll just need someone who loves you to be willing to guarantee the apartment.

Your Apartment Questions Answered

  • Tips for entertaining and having guests over in my new UNF apartment?

    If you live in apartments near University of North Florida, there are a lot of opportunities to get acquainted with new people near the school and make friends you can bring over to your apartment. One of the best ways to get to know someone is to spend time with them. This means you will eventually get invited to see their apartment and they will get to see yours too. Hosting people can either be a casual occasion or something you plan. Either way, there are right and wrong ways to entertain... Read More »

  • Where can I get a good cup of coffee near my UNF apartment?

    I think it's safe to assume 99.9% of college students run on caffeine and University of North Florida students are not the exception. Even if you could make a great cup of coffee in your UNF apartment, sometimes we just want to get out and explore. The selection near all college campuses can be a little overwhelming since everyone knows what college students need. But it's important we all can find a cozy spot to get our caffeine fix. Sippers Coffeehouse 5 minutes away from University of... Read More »

  • What are the best places to get ice cream near UNF?

    If you're looking to keep it cool in the Florida heat, but not sure of which ice cream shops are best near your UNF apartment, look no further. I'm here to tell you about the very best places to get ice cream in Jacksonville. Whether you have a crazy sweet tooth or prefer rich flavors, Jacksonville will not disappoint. With its many ice cream options, you'll be able to choose your pick of the very best in your own neighborhood. Dreamette  With its doors, or rather, windows open since... Read More »

  • How can I organize my desk in my UNF apartment?

    For students living in apartments near UNF, your workspace can be a key factor in your performance at school. Having a clean and organized workspace can improve productivity, and, in turn, your grades. Many furnished UNF apartments will come with a desk, so you don't have to worry about picking one out or moving it in. Instead, focus your attention on how to best employ your desk so that you can be a better student at the University of North Florida. Elevate your monitor! It's challenging... Read More »

  • Have any roommate traditions ideas for me and my roomies in our UNF apartment?

    Whatever UNF apartment you and your roommates land on, you are going to make it your own and learn to thrive in it. I have found that one of the best parts of living with your best friends is getting to make all sorts of unique, funky, special traditions that you will remember forever. Here are a couple of ideas to help you get started. Birthdays Every birthday you and your roommates celebrate at the University of North Florida will be one-of-a-kind. Birthdays in your apartment present some... Read More »

  • I live in a UNF apartment, but I’ve never been to Georgia. What are some things to do a little beyond the border?

    Those of us in North Florida sometimes forget how fortunate we are to live so close to the "Peach State" of Georgia. What we can never forget, however, is the challenging past ten months students around the world have had to deal with. A couple hours on the road with your favorite people has never been more necessary; it takes about as long to drive from your UNF apartment to Savannah as it does to Orlando. Send It Up In Savannah There are plenty of reasons to look for a weekend or extended... Read More »

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Student Apartments

Considering the student population of Jacksonville, it makes sense that there would be plenty of apartments near UNF. The city understands that you want to live and grow (and have a little fun) in a community of your peers, so they have created an environment that's perfect for that.

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All-Inclusive Apartments

It's enough to have multiple classes and assignments to fret over without adding a handful of different bills into the mess. Save yourself some major time as well as stress by opting for one of the UNF apartments that is all-inclusive. It's always nice to have one less thing to worry about!

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Roommate Matching

Of course you want to live with someone that fits your lifestyle! Everyone does. Fortunately, there are plenty of apartments near UNF that offer roommate matching services, using questionnaires to pair you up with a likeminded person. You might just meet your best roomie forever.

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Furnished Apartments

Don't let your lack of furniture (other than the stuff you salvaged from your childhood bedroom) get you down! There are countless UNF apartments that come fully furnished, all set for you to live in as soon as you walk through the door. It's not often a student budget can furnish an apartment!