Transylvania University Off Campus Apartments
Ready for an Apartment near TU?
Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus TU apartment? Perhaps the options available from the Transylvania University housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to the TU campus. If so, you can search for off campus Transylvania University apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.
Although Transylvania University 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.
TU apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Lexington, Kentucky. Using our map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still get to all the TU Pioneer games and make it to class on time.
We can help you find off campus TU apartments that will best suit your collegiate lifestyle; search Transylvania University apartments by the number of bedrooms, price, neighborhood or a range of other amenities.
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Apartments in Lexington - View 38 properties
Lexington, Kentucky, 40508
Lexington, Kentucky, 40508
Lexington, Kentucky, 40517
1 Bedroom$575 - $990
2 Bedrooms$710 - $1,300
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How is the public transportation system in Lexington?
The public transportation system in Lexington is pretty extensive, with a long history that dates back to the 19th century. LexTran, short for the Lexington Transit Authority, boasts a fleet of 42 buses, 8 of which run on the University of Kentucky campus shuttle, and 10 key routes that service the major areas along each. The mainline buses run from 5:30am to 8:20pm and fares are just $1 with unlimited one-way transfers. The buses are wheelchair accessible and also feature convenient bike racks on the front.
Is Lexington famous for any kind of restaurant or food in particular? What's the local favorite?
The friendly staff at Lexington's Ramsey's Diner serve up huge portions of good ole' southern cooking and at great prices to boot. Situated on High Street, this local favorite diner doles out tasty dishes and sides like their mouth-watering fried chicken, fried green tomatoes, homemade cornbread, and grilled okra. But the hands-down most popular item on the menu is Ramsey's famous Hot Brown- an artery-clogging yet decidedly delicious meal that consists of a slice of toast covered with turkey, ham, tomato, gravy, and a healthy portion of melted cheese, topped off with a couple slices of bacon. For the veggie-lovers out there, Ramsey's has you covered; They also offer a yummy Veggie Hot Brown, with grilled zucchini replacing the meat.
Why should I move to Lexington?
With a population of almost 300,000 people, Lexington is the second largest city in Kentucky. Known as the "Thoroughbred City" and the "Horse Capital of the World," it's a great place to live for those with equestrian affinities, and it's home to the Kentucky Horse Park, Keeneland race course, and Red Mile race course. Ranking tenth among US cities in college education rate, Lexington is also an erudite city. In addition, Lexington boasts many cultural offerings, including a professional orchestra, two ballet companies, a professional theater, several museums, various choral organizations, and a highly respected opera program at the University of Kentucky.
Is Lexington a family friendly town?
Based on safety and quality of education, Lexington is a fairly family-friendly town. With a crime rate of 39 per 1,000 residents, Lexington has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. As far as education is concerned, Lexington students are served by the Fayette County School District. Comprising 68 schools serving over 35,000 pupils, this district was rated better than 79.4 percent of school disticts in Kentucky and 48.9 percent of school districts in the country.