12 Awesome Minneapolis Apartments Near U of M

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Minneapolis is a beautiful city with sweeping skylines and beautiful river views. And the University of Minnesota is nestled in the heart of the city. When you’re searching for Minneapolis apartments, you have lots of options. Here are some of our favorites.

Stadium View Student Apartments

Stadium View Student Apartments

Just a Short Walk to Campus

With 24 hour concierge, movie, gaming, computer lab, pool table, ping pong and tanning beds, you might think your on vacation at Club Med. Stadium View has it all with 2, 3 and 4 bedroom units, so you can bring as many roommates as you’d like. And you’ll be just a short walk to campus.


Mill District City Apartments

Mill District City Apartments

Luxurious Living

A new apartment community in the heart of the Mill District in downtown Minneapolis; a neighborhood rich in history and major cultural amenities make it the most desirable residential downtown Minneapolis neighborhood. Located on the West Bank of the Mississippi River, this upscale apartment community includes an indoor pool/hot tub, social sauna, fitness and business centers, clubroom and extended-hour concierge, as well as an on-site restaurant featuring indoor/outdoor dining


Thornton Place

Thornton Place

City Views

With 1 and 2 bedrooms units featuring breathtaking panoramic views of the river and the city, this location offers a comfortable yet contemporary lifestyle in the heart of Prospect Park. 14 story high-rise located just off the banks of the Mississippi River. Enjoy all this area has to offer within walking distance to the U of M.


The Station on Washington

The Station on Washington

Never Leave Home

The Station apartments come fully furnished with sleek, modern finishes, and a well-appointed kitchen featuring stainless steel microwave, dishwasher, cooktop range, and refrigerator. There is a full bathroom for each bedroom in all units. A full-size washer and dryer are provided in every unit. A flat screen television with cable included is provided in every unit. And, there’s free internet with Wi-Fi in every unit, so you’ll never need to leave home!


University Village

University Village

It Takes a Village

University Village has spacious apartment homes that boast an average of 1,000+ square feet of energy-efficient living space with lots of great amenities, a professional onsite staff and controlled access security. UV offers affordable pricing and flexible leasing options to help offset the rising cost of tuition and fees, and the offer a NO SURPRISES PLEDGE. That means your rent includes unlimited utilities and high-speed internet access. There are no caps, and absolutely no confusing and arbitrary utility charges!


Stadium Village Flats

Stadium Village Flats

Better Than Hotel Living

With a fitness center, movie theater and study lounge, Stadium Village Flats offers a dynamic, modern and energetic space to call home. Fully furnished with modern, upscale finishes. Choose from a studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, 3-bedroom and 4-bedroom layout.


Bierman Place Apartments

Bierman Place Apartments

Paradise in Dinkytown

Just steps from the U of M, Bierman Place and the Dinkytown neighborhood is the ideal fit for college students. Amenities include a fitness center, tanning bed, underground heated garage, bike storage, study lounge with Wi-Fi, three computers, and a printer. When you’re not studying, enjoy free DirecTV and high-speed internet in your apartment.


The Breton

The Breton

Beautifully Quaint

The Breton is a charming apartment community on a beautifully tree-lined street. The building is close to bus lines, and convenient to everything you need from coffee shops and restaurants to sporting events, theaters, clubs and shopping. And of course, you’re always an easy walk from campus. All of these apartments have on-site management, and heat is included with your rent. These units are reasonably priced, so they go fast!


The Elysian

The Elysian

Luxury in Dinkytown

Built in 2013, these luxury units come fully furnished, with in-unit washer and dryer, granite kitchen countertops, stainless steel appliances, flat screen TV, large or walk-in closets, and balconies. Every suite includes a sleek furniture package, stainless steel appliances, full-sized washer/dryer, granite countertops, heated underground parking, and complimentary cable and wireless high-speed internet services. Amenities include monthly social gatherings, ping pong tournaments, movie and popcorn nights, free tanning, free gourmet coffee and ice cream and free yoga in our workout center!


Marcy Park Apartments

Marcy Park Apartments

Campus Life

Marcy Park is a modern off campus apartment community featuring huge floor plans, a fitness center, computer labs, indoor parking and friendly staff. Conveniently located off I-35, just blocks from the University. Marcy Park is a great value at a great location.


The Lyric at Carleton Place

The Lyric at Carleton Place

City Art

The Lyric at Carleton Place is a striking luxury apartment residence that features beautiful apartments with exceptional views. Conveniently located on the Central Corridor, the Lyric is midway between downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul. The Lyric expands this exciting artist community to anyone who values urban living and welcomes creativity, artistry, and community.


C&E Lofts Historic Apartments

C&E Lofts Historic Apartments

Loft Living

The C & E Building is located on University Avenue in the “Midway Artist District,” aptly named as it is halfway between the downtowns of Minneapolis and St. Paul and 1.25 miles from the University of Minnesota main campus. The building has been a landmark in the neighborhood since its construction in 1917. The property features 1 and 2 bedrooms lofts with stainless appliances, a club room, game room and fitness center.


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