About Chapel Hill, NC

Part of Orange County, North Carolina, Chapel Hill is one of the three cities that make up the Research Triangle. Home to many large corporations, the city has approximately 57,000 residents. Known for its strong education system, Chapel Hill also hosts a vibrant music scene and many other accommodations all while retaining a small town feel. With delicious food, plenty of shopping opportunities, and a rich history, this city is ideal for residents looking to settle down.

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Welcome To The University Of North Carolina

    Located in the beautiful North Carolina haven of Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina or just simply 'UNC' is known for being one of the best schools in the country across a broad spectrum of academics, sports and state-of-the-art research. It also lays claim to being the first public university in the United States, established 1789. But just to clarify...this is a system of campuses in the state, and in conversation you would want to specify...UNC at Chapel Hill, because there are many others nearby. UNC Chapel Hill give all its students a broad liberal arts education an is a part of the so-called 'Research Triangle' with places like prestigious Duke University. UNC's mascot is Rameses, which is basically a horned sheep, the team is the Tar Heels, and the school colors are 'Carolina' blue, and white. They are serious about athletics here!

    Finding Housing In & Around Chapel Hill

    Okay, here's the situation: you should get a good jump on your search for apartments if you're serous about living off-campus, and use our nifty apartment guide! According to the stats, about 45% of undergrads live on the actual campus. So it's a real choice of lifestyle, maybe you want the campus community atmosphere or maybe you want a little cosmopolitan flavor with more private space, and that feeling of freedom...you can get a feel for what the overall college life at UNC is like by using our other equally-nifty college life link! Anyway, what we have to show you are a variety of properties: some are your run-of-the-mill quant apartment in a complex; others are more like little houses. Prices vary. You may find yourself in the nearby town of Durham, however most of the properties are quite centrally located.

  • University of North Carolina

    Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus UNC apartment? Perhaps the options available from the University of North Carolina housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to the UNC campus. If so, you can search for off campus University of North Carolina apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.

    Although University of North Carolina student housing may be very conveniently close to campus, moving to an off campus apartment can be a great way to save money, put some distance in between yourself and an RA, get accustomed to living in your own apartment and building up rental history.

    UNC off campus apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Chapel Hill,North Carolina. Using our FREE map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still get to all the UNC games and make it to class on time.

    We can help you find off campus UNC apartments that will best suit your collegiate lifestyle; search University of North Carolina apartments by the number of bedrooms, price, neighborhood or a range of other amenities.

    Have more questions? Check out our articles with renter tips in our apartment guide and search through http://www.northcarolina.edu/.